Monday, October 15
Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
Why is it that the neurotic Jew seems to be the chosen stereotype of the chosen people? In Monkey Mind, Daniel Smith weaves the history of anxiety, from homesickness and stage fright to panic attacks and nervous breakdowns, into a narrative that turns his life inside out. A member of the tribe himself, Smith describes his 16-year struggle with anxiety, including his job as a fact-checker at The Atlantic.