Tucson Festival of Books

Understanding Chronic Illness


National Book Award Finalist Meghan O'Rourke sits down with Victoria Maizes, executive director of the Weil Center for Integrative Medicine, and discusses her journey and work researching these invisible illnesses that encompass everything from autoimmune diseases to long COVID.


Panelist
Meghan O'Rourke

Meghan O’Rourke is the author of The Long Goodbye and the poetry collections Sun in Days, Once, and Halflife. The recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship and other awards, she is the editor of The Yale Review....


Book:
The Invisible Kingdom
Reimagining Chronic Illness
Meghan O'Rourke
Science / Medicine / Technology
Penguin
March 2022
ISBN 9781594633799
336 pages