George Makari

George Makari is the director of the DeWitt Wallace Institute for Psychiatry and Professor of Psychiatry at Weill Cornell Medicine in New York City. He is the author of Revolution in Mind: The Creation of PsychoanalysisSoul Machine: The Invention of the Modern Mind and Of Fear and Strangers: A History of Xenophobia


CONTRIBUTOR ARTICLES

The Invention of “Xenophobia”

George Makari describes xenophobia’s complicated history as a concept, and reveals the curious role of a lone stenographer....


At Home in the Unseen World

Psychiatrist and historian George Makari remembers his father, Jack Makari, a pioneer of cancer immunology and microbiology....

At Home in the Unseen World
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