On 2/4, author Meghan Laslocky joins Forum to talk about her new work, The Little Book of Heartbreak, and the history of lost love in movies, art and literature. KQED Pop and Forum joined forces to create a playlist of their favorite, most heartbreaking, breakup songs.

Need more music to help you deal with the stages of grief that come AFTER the heartbreak? Check out Emmanuel Hapsis’s Breakup Survival Guide and listen to the music below!

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Lizzy Acker

Lizzy Acker’s work has been published in Nano Fiction, Fanzine, Joyland, Eleven Eleven and elsewhere. She has read with Bang Out, RADAR, Quiet Lightening and others. Her first book, Monster Party, was released in December of 2010 by Small Desk Press.

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