40 min

Wasn't she crazy‪?‬ Q & Abe

    • Society & Culture

In this episode, we're digging into a question we often get from visitors about Mary Lincoln and her mental health. Along the way we stop off at the orbitofrontal cortex, what it's like to lose an election, the physiology of grief, and the connection between spiritualism and the telegraph. Come along with us!
Guests:
Catherine Clinton
Anjan Chatterjee
Joanne Cacciatore
Emily Cain
www.lincolncottage.org

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In this episode, we're digging into a question we often get from visitors about Mary Lincoln and her mental health. Along the way we stop off at the orbitofrontal cortex, what it's like to lose an election, the physiology of grief, and the connection between spiritualism and the telegraph. Come along with us!
Guests:
Catherine Clinton
Anjan Chatterjee
Joanne Cacciatore
Emily Cain
www.lincolncottage.org

See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.

40 min

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