Virtual Access—Aimee Mann talks with Atul Gawande and performs
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Aimee Mann is a singer-songwriter famed for her distinctive style and darkly witty exploration of psychological themes. Her newest album, “Queens of the Summer Hotel,” will be released November 5th by Mann’s own SuperEgo Records. Her previous projects include the Grammy-winning album “Mental Illness” and the soundtrack to the feature film “Magnolia,” for which she earned Oscar and Golden Globe nominations for best song. Mann has also made numerous screen cameos, and co-hosted the podcast “The Art of Process” with Ted Leo.
Atul Gawande has been a New Yorker staff writer since 1998. He is a surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and a professor at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. He served on the Biden Transition COVID-19 Advisory Board, and has been nominated to lead global health efforts at the U.S. Agency for International Development. His best-selling books include “The Checklist Manifesto” and “Being Mortal.” In addition, he is an avid music fan, and has previously interviewed various musicians for The New Yorker Festival.