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Poetry & the Brain Alumna lecture w/Sati Mookherjee ’93

May 4, 2023 @ 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm

portrait of Sati Mookherjee

Sati Mookherjee (‘93, English w/College Honors) reads from her recent poetry collections: Eye (2022) and Ways of Being (released May 2!). Mookherjee shares how her unusual journey — from Honors English to medical school to working in government to founding and running a business — informs her writing. The UW community is invited to join her guest lecture*

Meet Mookherjee on May 4, 1:30-3:15 p.m. in Mary Gates 211

THIS EVENT IS FREE, PLEASE click here to RSVP and help us plan refreshments!

Co-hosted by the UW Honors and English Departments.

*Dr. Arthur Ginsberg’s Brain and the Healing Power of Poetry introduces students to the role of poetry in dealing with illness and grief as well as where and how poetry activates and transforms the human brain. If you like this event, stay tuned for information about the book of poetry students will release at the end of spring quarter.


May 4, 2023
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm


Mary Gates Hall 211


UW Honors Program
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