‘This Emotional Life’


This week, PBS aired a three-part series called This Emotional Life, which takes an in-depth and expansive look at human emotions, from love and depression to fear and the pursuit of happiness. The series features everyday people and celebrities such as John Leguizamo, Katie Couric, Larry David, America Ferrera and FARAI CHIDEYA (’02 Knight Fellow). Several Stanford scholars weighed in as experts, including psychologists IAN GOTLIB, LAURA CARSTENSEN and JAMES GROSS. Biologist ROBERT SAPOLSKY also was featured as well as FRED LUSKIN, a university affiliate best known for his Forgiveness Project. Psychiatry Professor KEITH HUMPHREYS also was featured. If you missed it, no worries. You can view the series and supplemental materials online.