Episode 137: Dear Max: Maxine Borowsky Junge

Transcript of EP #137: Dear Max: Maxine Borowsky Junge.  Octogenerian Dr. Maxine Borowsky Junge explores the themes of her book, “Dear Myra, Dear Max: A Conversation on Aging” which she co-authored with her friend and colleague Dr. Myra Levick.  At the time of this interview Myra was living in an independent living community in South Florida and Max was living alone on Whidbey Island, in Washington state. Born and raised in Los Angeles during the Hollywood Blacklist period, Max had moved to Whidbey after retiring from Loyola Marymount University, where she was a faculty member and Chair of the Marital and Family Therapy/Clinical Art Therapy Department. Max is also an accomplished artist and she's written several books, mostly about art therapy and creativity.  A compelling interview with a funny and fierce woman who is contemplating the next phase of her aging journey.