24 Mar 2014

Promised Land: My Journey Through America's Self-Help Culture

From Jesse Mulligan, 1–4pm, 3:07 pm on 24 March 2014

The daughter of a prolific self-help author turns a skeptical eye on the world of books that promise everything from finding inner peace to conquering the corporate world. 'Promised Land: My Journey Through America's Self-Help Culture' by Jessica Lamb-Shapiro asks why so many are obsessed with self help and why we are so bad at it.

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