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New Books in Drugs, Addiction and Recovery

By Marshall Poe

Interviews with Scholars of Drugs, Addiction, and Recovery about their New Books

  1. 1.
    Chris S. Duvall, "The African Roots of Marijuana" (Duke UP, 2019)06/24/2019
    48:52
  2. 2.
    John O'Brien, "States of Intoxication: The Place of Alcohol in Civilisation" (Routledge, 2018)06/20/2019
    46:09
  3. 3.
    Erika Dyck, "Psychedelic Prophets: The Letters of Aldous Huxley and Humphry Osmond" (McGill-Queen's UP, 2018)05/29/2019
    55:03
  4. 4.
    David Courtwright, "The Age of Addiction: How Bad Habits Became Big Business" (Harvard UP, 2019)05/10/2019
    41:43
  5. 5.
    Vivian Percy, "Saving Jenny: Rescuing Our Youth from America's Opioid and Suicide Epidemic" (Radius Books, 2018)04/01/2019
    56:37
  6. 6.
    Jules Evans, "The Art of Losing Control: A Philosopher's Search for Ecstatic Experience" (Canongate Books, 2017)03/28/2019
    1:11:36
  7. 7.
    Discussion of Massive Online Peer Review and Open Access Publishing03/19/2019
    30:24
  8. 8.
    Dave Chase, "The Opioid Crisis Wake Up Call: Health Care is Stealing the American Dream. Here is How We Take It Back" (Health Rosetta Media, 2018)01/22/2019
    48:04
  1. 9.
    Alexander S. Dawson, "The Peyote Effect: From the Inquisition to the War on Drugs" (U California Press, 2018)01/17/2019
    58:14
  2. 10.
    McKenzie Wark, "General Intellects: Twenty-One Thinkers for the Twenty-First Century" (Verso, 2017)12/06/2018
    1:01:16
  3. 11.
    Ann Taves, “Revelatory Events: Three Case Studies of the Emergence of New Spiritual Paths” (Princeton UP, 2016)10/10/2018
    42:37
  4. 12.
    Stephanie Elizondo Griest, “All the Agents and Saints: Dispatches from the U.S. Borderlands” (UNC Press, 2017)09/06/2018
    57:02
  5. 13.
    Beth Macy, “Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors, and the Drug Company That Addicted America” (Little, Brown & Company, 2018)08/21/2018
    31:10
  6. 14.
    Jacob Levine, “Cannabis Discourse: Facts and Opinions in Context” (Jacob Levine, 2018)08/13/2018
    1:05:17
  7. 15.
    Edward Khantzian, “Treating Addiction: Beyond the Pain” (Rowman and Littlefield, 2018)07/23/2018
    46:51
  8. 16.
    Matthew R. Pembleton, “Containing Addiction: The Federal Bureau of Narcotics and the Origins of America’s Global Drug Wars” (University of Massachusetts Press, 201705/25/2018
    32:09
  9. 17.
    Andrew Lees, “Mentored by a Madman: The William Burroughs Experiment” (Notting Hill Editions, 2017)03/12/2018
    1:01:32
  10. 18.
    Mark Fleischman, “Inside Studio 54” (Rare Bird Books, 2017)12/08/2017
    51:43
  11. 19.
    Claire D. Clark, “The Recovery Revolution” (Columbia UP, 2017)07/28/2017
    1:04:25
  12. 20.
    Michael Muhammad Knight, “Tripping with Allah: Islam, Drugs, and Writing” (Soft Skull Press, 2013)06/13/2017
    1:02:41
  13. 21.
    Eugene Raikhel, “Governing Habits: Treating Alcoholism in the Post-Soviet Clinic” (Cornell UP, 2016)04/11/2017
    57:26
  14. 22.
    Norman Ohler, “Blitzed: Drugs in the Third Reich” (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2017)03/08/2017
    50:24
  15. 23.
    Ericka Johnson, ed. “Gendering Drugs: Feminist Studies of Pharmaceuticals” (Palgrave Macmillan, 2017)02/24/2017
    33:35
  16. 24.
    Matthew James Crawford, “The Andean Wonder Drug: Cinchona Bark and Imperial Science in the Spanish Atlantic, 1630-1800” (U. Pittsburgh Press, 2016)02/23/2017
    1:01:49
  17. 25.
    George T. Diaz, “Border Contraband: A History of Smuggling Across the Rio Grande” (U. of Texas Press, 2015)11/08/2016
    47:48
  18. 26.
    Sam Quinones, “Dreamland: The True Tale of American’s Opiate Epidemic” (Bloomsbury Press, 2015)09/08/2016
    55:42
  19. 27.
    Suzanna Reiss, “We Sell Drugs: The Alchemy of U.S. Empire” (University of California Press, 2014)09/14/2015
    41:58
  20. 28.
    Stefan Ecks, “Eating Drugs: Psychopharmaceutical Pluralism in India” (NYU Press, 2013)08/19/2015
    1:18:30
  21. 29.
    Paul A. Christensen, “Japan, Alcoholism, and Masculinity: Suffering Sobriety in Tokyo” (Lexington Books, 2014)08/19/2015
    1:04:59
  22. 30.
    Todd Meyers, “The Clinic and Elsewhere: Addiction, Adolescents, and the Afterlife of Therapy” (U of Washington Press, 2013)05/22/2015
    1:05:41
  23. 31.
    Rick Strassman, “DMT and the Soul of Prophecy” (Park Street Press, 2014)03/15/2015
    1:23:36
  24. 32.
    Joseph M. Gabriel, “Medical Monopoly: Intellectual Property Rights and the Origins of the Modern Pharmaceutical Industry” (U Chicago Press, 2013)02/19/2015
    52:24
  25. 33.
    Keith Wailoo, “Pain: A Political History” (Johns Hopkins UP, 2014)01/20/2015
    43:26
  26. 34.
    Lisa L. Gezon, “Drug Effects: Khat in Biocultural and Socioeconomic Perspective” (Left Coast Press, 2012)11/28/2014
    1:20:37
  27. 35.
    Jeremy A. Greene, “Generic: The Unbranding of Modern Medicine” (Johns Hopkins UP, 2014)11/26/2014
    46:29
  28. 36.
    James Martin, “Drugs on the Dark Net: How Cryptomarkets are Transforming the Global Trade in Illicit Drugs” (Palgrave, 2014)10/09/2014
    27:51
  29. 37.
    Sharon K. Farber, “Hunger for Ecstasy: Trauma, the Brain, and the Influence of the Sixties” (Aronson, 2013)05/20/2014
    58:25
  30. 38.
    Miriam Kingsberg, “Moral Nation: Modern Japan and Narcotics in Global History” (University of California Press, 2013)04/08/2014
    1:05:30
  31. 39.
    Peter Maguire and Mike Ritter, “Thai Stick” (Columbia Press, 2013)03/29/2014
    38:14
  32. 40.
    Carlo C. DiClemente, “Substance Abuse Treatment and the Stages of Change: Selecting and Planning Interventions” (Guilford Press, 2013)02/20/2014
    59:15
  33. 41.
    Karen G. Weiss, “Party School: Crime, Campus, and Community” (Northeastern UP, 2013)02/08/2014
    54:56
  34. 42.
    Eugene Raikhel and William Garriott, eds., “Addiction Trajectories” (Duke UP, 2013)11/26/2013
    1:15:14
  35. 43.
    Ioan Grillo, “El Narco: Inside Mexico’s Criminal Insurgency” (Bloomsbury, 2012)08/19/2013
    40:14
  36. 44.
    Kathleen J. Frydl, “The War on Drugs in America, 1940-1973” (Cambridge UP, 2013)05/09/2013
    1:03:15
  37. 45.
    Paul Kan, “Cartels at War: Mexico’s Drug-Fueled Violence and the Threat to US National Security” (Potomac Books, 2012)03/07/2013
    50:12
  38. 46.
    Chris Cooper, “Run, Swim, Throw, Cheat: The Science Behind Drugs in Sport” (Oxford University Press, 2012)10/09/2012
    51:30
  39. 47.
    Isaac Campos, “Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origins of Mexico’s War on Drugs” (UNC Press, 2012)07/31/2012
    37:33
  40. 48.
    David Linen, “The Compass of Pleasure: How Our Brains Make Fatty Foods, Orgasm, Exercise, Marijuana, Generosity, Vodka, Learning, and Gambling Feel So Good” (Viking, 2011)06/26/2012
    35:04
  41. 49.
    Erica Prussing, “White Man’s Water: The Politics of Sobriety in a Native American Community” (University of Arizona Press, 2011)11/15/2011
    48:39
  42. 50.
    Eric C. Schneider, “Smack: Heroin and the American City” (University of Pennsylvania Press, 2008)06/15/2011
    1:13:39
  43. 51.
    Teresa Gowan, “Hobos, Hustlers and Backsliders-Homeless in San Francisco” (University of Minnesota Press, 2010)03/25/2011
    1:06:40
  44. 52.
    Nick Reding, “Methland: The Death and Life of an American Small Town” (Bloomsbury, 2009)08/14/2009
    1:06:42

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