Living on the Margins: Women Writers on Breast Cancer

Living on the Margins

Women Writers on Breast Cancer

Pub. price: $15.95

ISBN10: 0892552700 ISBN13: 9780892552702 Publisher: Persea Books Published: Oct 1 2001 Weight: 0.80lbs. Height: 8.75" Width: 5.50" Depth: 1.00" Language: English

Publisher's Comments

In this powerful anthology of personal narratives, essays, shaped journals, and poems, eighteen women writers share their experiences with breast cancerfrom diagnosis and treatment, to aspects of marriage, motherhood, friendship, sexuality, work, and recurrence. Lucille Clifton, Carol Dine, Elaine Greene, Marilyn Hacker, Judith Hall, Safiya Henderson-Holmes, Annette Williams Jaffee, Maxine Kumin, Amy Ling, Claudia MonPere McIsaac, Carole Simmons Oles, Alicia Ostriker, Pamela Post, Hilda Raz, Mimi Schwartz, Eve Kosofsky Sedgwick, Sandra Spanier (on Kay Boyle), and Janet Sternberg. Includes an interview with Dr. Susan Love.

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