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Out of Her Mind: Women Writing on Madness

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Out of Her Mind, edited by Rebecca Shannonhouse, captures the best literature by and about women struggling with madness. A remarkable chronicle of gifted and unconventional women who have spun their inner turmoil into literary gold, the collection features classic short stories, breathtaking literary excerpts, key historical writings, and previously unpublished letters by Zelda Fitzgerald.

Shannonhouses recent anthology, Under the Influence: The Literature of Addiction, is also available as a Modern Library Paperback Original.

Synopsis:

Out of Her Mind, edited by Rebecca Shannonhouse, captures the best literature by and about women struggling with madness. A remarkable chronicle of gifted and unconventional women who have spun their inner turmoil into literary gold, the collection features classic short stories, breathtaking literary excerpts, key historical writings, and previously unpublished letters by Zelda Fitzgerald.

Shannonhouse's recent anthology, Under the Influence: The Literature of Addiction, is also available as a Modern Library Paperback Original.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references.

About the Author

Rebecca Shannonhouse is a freelance writer and editor. Her writing has appeared in The New York Times, the San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today, and other publications. She lives in New York City.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780375755026
Editor:
Shannonhouse, Rebecca
Publisher:
Modern Library
Editor:
Shannonhouse, Rebecca
Author:
Edited by Rebecca Shannonhouse
Author:
Shannonhouse, Rebecca
Location:
New York
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Mental Illness
Subject:
American prose literature
Subject:
Women and literature
Subject:
English prose literature
Subject:
Mentally ill women
Subject:
Mentally ill, Writings of the.
Subject:
Women's Studies - General
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Gender Studies-Womens Studies
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Modern Library Paperbacks
Series Volume:
2001-10
Publication Date:
20030231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.66x5.72x.50 in. .54 lbs.

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Product details 224 pages Modern Library - English 9780375755026 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Out of Her Mind, edited by Rebecca Shannonhouse, captures the best literature by and about women struggling with madness. A remarkable chronicle of gifted and unconventional women who have spun their inner turmoil into literary gold, the collection features classic short stories, breathtaking literary excerpts, key historical writings, and previously unpublished letters by Zelda Fitzgerald.

Shannonhouse's recent anthology, Under the Influence: The Literature of Addiction, is also available as a Modern Library Paperback Original.

"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references.
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