Family Rifts and How to Mend Them: Findings from the Cornell Estrangement and Reconciliation Project

Date(s) - 03/25/2021
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm


Using in-depth interviews with family members, including individuals who successfully reconciled after years or decades of estrangement, plus interviews with family therapists, and data from a national survey, Human Ecology professor, Dr. Karl Pillemer brings his research to bear on how to mend family rifts and estrangement in his new book, Fault Lines: Fractured Families and How to Mend Them.

Karl Pillemer, PhD is the Hazel E. Reed Professor in the Department of Human Development at Cornell University and Professor of Gerontology in Medicine at Weill Cornell Medicine.


Register in advance for this meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.


UMKC Sponsors

Francis M. Bernardin endowed funds supporting activities in the Humanities & Social Sciences

Department of  Sociology

Department of Psychology