Join Dr. Brian Goldman, HarperCollins and the International Festival of Authors in celebrating the launch of his book, The Power of Kindness.
In The Power of Kindness, Goldman leaves the comfortable, familiar surroundings of the hospital in search of his own lost compassion.Powerful and engaging, the book takes us far from the theatre of medicine and into the world at large, and investigates why kindness is so vital to our existence.
Meet the author, celebrate new work and always read local.
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Toronto Lit Up is a three year initiative, spearheaded by the Toronto Arts Council and IFOA, designed to spotlight Toronto’s writers and empower local artists with career-building opportunities. Click here for more information.
For more than thirty years, Dr. Brian Goldman has been an active participant and keen observer of the culture of modern medicine. Since 2007, he has hosted White Coat, Black Art, a multi-award-winning show on CBC Radio that reveals what goes on behind a hospital’s sliding doors. Goldman is the author of the bestselling The Night Shift and The Secret Language of Doctors. He lives in Toronto with his family.