He wrote the book of love

Posted: January 3rd, 2013

Love is hard, and Edison Miyawaki knows it. He wrote the book on it.

The insomniac neurologist, who practices at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and teaches at Harvard Medical School, stayed awake many late nights pondering love and its complexities for his latest book, “What to Read on Love, Not Sex: Freud, Fiction, and the Articulation of Truth in Modern Psychological Science.”

Don’t be fooled by the winding title, or the presence of Sigmund Freud, says Miyawaki. This is a book for anyone “trying to find the right language to frame very complicated emotion.”

Source: Harvard Gazette, January 2nd, 2013

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