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"What happened to you?" : writing by disabled women

Author: Lois Keith
Publisher: New York : New Press : Distributed by W.W. Norton & Co., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of fiction, essays, and poetry by women coming from a wide range of backgrounds and ages, impairments and experiences, dealing with the themes of pain and illness and of overcoming prejudice and unjust legislation.
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Genre/Form: Literature
Biographies
Literary collections
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lois Keith
ISBN: 1565840259 9781565840256 1565842804 9781565842809
OCLC Number: 34890875
Description: xiii, 223 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The visit / Ellie O'Sullivan --
Pain teaches nothing / Molly Holden --
Sight / Kaite O'Reilly --
Making choices / Mary Duffy --
A tale of a bubble / Ruth Bailey --
Mustn't grumble / Roz Rushworth --
Different dances / Celeste Dandeker --
Colostomy / Helen Kendall --
Snow White / Nasa Begum --
Shopping / Caroline Ball --
For those not yet angry / Jennifer Hoskins --
Anger--early days ; Tomorrow I'm going to rewrite the English language / Lois Keith --
'Along the lane ... ' / Molly Holden --
This week I've been rushed off my wheels / Lois Keith --
Summer poetry / Anna Sullivan --
What happened to you? / Janice Pink --
Being Sam's mum / Suna Polio --
Journey / Jeni Fulton --
Bitter and twisted / Aspen --
Self-respect / Michele Wates --
Part of a life / Anna Sullivan --
Loss / Ann Macfarlane --
Disability / Jenni Meredith --
Agoraphobia: letting go / Pam Mason --
'My brilliant career!' / Kate Bromfield --
All lost? / Eve Goss --
I was touched / Gohar Kordi --
Our friendship is mellowed to a whisper, sister / Aspen --
Friends / Maria Jastrzebska --
One more time: a horror story / Diane Pungartnik --
Reaction-interaction / Diane Kenyon --
To a deaf child / Dorothy Miles --
Patricia's mother / Millee Hill --
The horns of my dilemma / Maria Jastrzebska --
Equal opportunities ... yes, please / Sally French --
Watershed / Anne Macfarlane --
Abuse / Merry Cross --
The fall / Jenny Morris --
Prue shows her knickers / Emily Oxford --
Do unto others / Janice Pink --
What did you soy? / Aspen --
Day in the life of Liz / Liz Crow --
Freedom fighter / Jaihn Makayute --
Warrior woman / Maria Jastrzebska --
Taking liberties / Elsa Beckett.
Responsibility: edited by Lois Keith.

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A collection of fiction, essays, and poetry by women coming from a wide range of backgrounds and ages, impairments and experiences, dealing with the themes of pain and illness and of overcoming prejudice and unjust legislation.

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