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The Trust Spiral

Restoring faith in the media

Dear Prudence

A life of exuberance and eccentricity

Who’s Afraid of Alice Munro?

A long-awaited biography gives the facts, but not the mystery, behind this writer’s genius

Dr. Clare Pain

Clare Pain is a professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Toronto and director of the Psychological Trauma Program at Mount Sinai Hospital.

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Dr. Clare Pain

Unspeakable Terror

A brave victim charts her 20-year course of healing November 2014
On Wednesday, August 1, 1990, a 22-year-old Cana­dian student named Karyn Freedman arrived in Paris and made her way with her boyfriend, Stream, to an apartment on Boulevard Masséna. The apartment was rented by Stream’s elderly Bard College professor and mentor Édouard Roditi, who had invited the couple to stay for part of the summer to explore…