How I Became a Human Being: A Disabled Man's Quest for Independence

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Price
$24.95
Publisher
University of Wisconsin Press
Publish Date
Pages
280
Dimensions
5.9 X 0.8 X 8.9 inches | 0.85 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780299184346
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About the Author

Mark O'Brien was a published poet and cofounder of the Lemonade Factory. He died in 1999 at the age of forty-nine just after completing a draft of How I Became a Human Being. Gillian Kendall is author of Mr. Ding's Chicken Feet: On a Slow Boat from Shanghai to Texas and editor of Something to Declare: Good Lesbian Travel Writing, also published by the University of Wisconsin Press.

Reviews

"O'Brien conveys his pain, his suffering, his depression, his anomie--without resorting to tugging at our heartstrings."--Felice Picano, author of Like People in History