Prozac on the Couch: Prescribing Gender in the Era of Wonder Drugs.

Jonathan
Wetzl

The authors, who is both a professor in Medical School and of Women's Studies, talks about the way wonder drugs like Prozac allow the discovery of "biology beneath culture and context", plus a new "discourse of self" and a new "telling of the woman's mental illness narrative". This program is part of Riprap's new Life Sciences sub series.

Daniel – Fri, 06/19/2009 – 08:34