Book by Alumna, Katherine Ziff (’93), Entitled, “Asylum on the Hill”, Reviewed by Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)


Katherine Ziff ('93)




Katherine Ziff (’93) received her Ph.D. at Ohio University. Her book, Asylum on the Hill, features a foreword by Dr. Sam Gladding. Using research and examples, Asylum on the Hill describes the treatment of those with mental disorders in the late 1800s. The book sold out of its first printing in 10 days.


Read the full book review by Margaret Quamme of the Columbus Dispatch here.

Read more about the book on the Ohio University Press, Swallow Press website here.