Peter Kramer: "Against Depression" (Viking)

Peter Kramer: "Against Depression" (Viking)

Depression is sometimes seen as integral to the creative processes of writers, artists, and others who suffer from it. A psychiatrist explains why he advocates stripping away any "romance" associated with depression and treating it...

Depression is sometimes seen as integral to the creative processes of writers, artists, and others who suffer from it. A psychiatrist explains why he advocates stripping away any "romance" associated with depression and treating it as a serious disease.

Guests

Dr. Peter Kramer

professor at Brown University and host of public radio's "The Infinite Mind." His other books include "Listening to Prozac" and "Should You Leave?"

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