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Carlyn Zwarenstein

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Carlyn Zwarenstein lives in Toronto. A long-time freelance writer, she writes on medicine, literature, travel, and mental states. She's the author of Opium Eater: The New Confessions (2016), a Globe & Mail Best Book of 2016, shortlisted for the Science Writers and Communicators of Canada's 2016 general audience book award, and taught on university courses in English literature, social work, and literatures of addiction. Follow her on Twitter @CarlynZwaren.

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Hey folks, I'm on the CBC today, an episode of Geoff Turner's really excellent On Drugs podcast. It's got various people talking about opioids and the history & current reality of opium-based drugs, and I'm one of them. I even get to read from the book! I'm on at about 30:00 or 31:00:
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