The Packet Post Morning Show Features Festival Authors

Morning Show Features Festival Authors

by: Jessica Harrington
          Authors Lisa Feldman Barrett and Lydia Dugdale will visit “The Morning Show” on Thursday, April 22nd. Host Mary Jacobsen will interview Barrett, neuroscientist and University Distinguished Professor at Northeastern University, about “7 and ½ Lessons about the Brain,” in which she presents up-to-date research on our brain’s purpose and integrated functions.
          Dugdale, Professor of Medicine and Director of the Center for Clinical Medical Ethics at Columbia University, will discuss “The Lost Art of Dying,” in which she revives the medieval texts known as the Ars Moriendi, or Arts of Dying, to show how their ancient wisdom can be applied to the art of living well today.
          Barrett will appear at the Newburyport Literary Festival on April 24th at 10 AM, and Dugdale will present on April 25th at 2:30 PM. For information and to register, visit “The Morning Show” airs Thursday at 9 a.m. on Channel 9 and WJOP (FM 96.3) and on YouTube (click on YouTube at After broadcast, look on the YouTube Playlist for “The Morning Show.” The show is also available on the Sound Cloud (click on the cloud at
For more information contact:
Mary Jacobsen
(978)255- 7523
Sarah Hayden
Executive Director
Newburyport Community Media
Jessica Harrington

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