BLR Turns 20!

For 20 years, Bellevue Literary Review has been at the forefront of publishing at intersection of healthcare and the arts. BLR publishes fiction, poetry, & nonfiction about health, illness, and healing. Watch the historic celebration. Co-hosted by BLR editor-in-chief Danielle Ofri and actor Kelly AuCoin

Jill Lepore, New Yorker writer, author of “These Truths”
Abraham Verghese, author of “Cutting For Stone”
Leslie Jamison, BLR Prize Winner, and author of “The Empathy Exams”
Michele Harper, author of “The Beauty In Breaking”
Edward Hirsch, Poet and President of the Guggenheim Foundation

With readings by: Saleem Hue Penny and Shanda McManus
Additional fiction by Robert Oldshue
Dance performance by Samantha Figgins (Alvin Ailey)

Honoring Lisa Sanders, MD, author of “Every Patient Tells a Story,” creator of NY Times “Diagnosis” Column, and consultant for “House, M.D.”