Photo: Courtesy of Facebook. Sam Quinones next to book, Dreamland.

Sam Quinones is a Los Angeles-based freelance journalist and author of three books of narrative nonfiction. His latest book is Dreamland: The True Tale of America’s Opiate Epidemic.

On Nov 2. on “Your Morning,” he spoke with WRFI’s Laura Rosbrow-Telem about Dreamland, his reflections on the opioid crisis, and what he thinks the country still needs to do to heal from this epidemic. Quinones will talk about the opiate crisis at Cornell on Nov. 7 from 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. at Kennedy Hall in the Call Auditorium. This lecture is free and open to the public.