Only Knowing People Intimately Tells You Who They Are: An interview with Amy Bloom


Publication Date: December 2001

Publisher: National Jewish Center for Learning and Leadership

Author(s): Libby Garland

Research Area: Culture and religion

Keywords: Communication; Psychology; Literature; Culture

Type: Other


CLAL Senior Fellow Libby Garland speaks with Bloom about the very human issues that have most engaged the author and former psychotherapist in her work: the complicated ways people can be connected to (and disconnected from) each other in their relationships and communities, and the difficulty and importance of coming to understand other people intimately.