Narrative Reflections: Jürgen Pieters on the Benefits of Bibliotherapy

For many of us, fall is synonymous with colour change, cooler temperatures, and maybe getting lost in a good book on a crisp evening. Why do we find solace in reading during particular periods and events in our lives? This week, we’re looking back at this time last fall when we hosted Jürgen Pieters, Professor of Literary Theory at Ghent University in Belgium, for a discussion on the comforts of reading and the benefits of bibliotherapy. Watch the full Literary Lunch Hour recording: