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Writing medicine

From: Susan Johnston
Length: 14:50

Physician and author Vincent Lam talks with Susan Johnston about his first short story collection, "Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures"

Bloodlettingandmiraculous_small Toronto physican and author Vincent Lam spoke with Susan Johnston about his collection of short stories. "Vincent Lam crafts sentences that veteran writers will covet. His fresh and stunning talent will satisfy all readers who hunger for powerful stories." Wayson Choy, author of All that Matters Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures is a satisfying, engrossing read, partly because of the intrisically fascinating subject matter, but also because of Lam's patient characterizations and understanding of the human heart. Kevin Chong, National Post, January 21, 2006

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Toronto physican and author Vincent Lam spoke with Susan Johnston about his collection of short stories. "Vincent Lam crafts sentences that veteran writers will covet. His fresh and stunning talent will satisfy all readers who hunger for powerful stories." Wayson Choy, author of All that Matters Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures is a satisfying, engrossing read, partly because of the intrisically fascinating subject matter, but also because of Lam's patient characterizations and understanding of the human heart. Kevin Chong, National Post, January 21, 2006

Broadcast History

Live interview, CKCU FM Ottawa, Canada, February 3, 2006

Related Website

http://www.vincentlam.ca