Suicide in Creative Women

Suicide in Creative Women

by David Lester
     
 

This book traces suicide in creative women. Stress, alcohol, and life's traps ensnared these women. But why especially the creative ones? The Director of the Suicide Centre discusses the lives and suicides of Dora Carrington, Kathe Kallwitz, Virginia Woolf, Dorothy Parker, Sara Teasdale, and others. He compares them with creative men who committed suicide and with

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This book traces suicide in creative women. Stress, alcohol, and life's traps ensnared these women. But why especially the creative ones? The Director of the Suicide Centre discusses the lives and suicides of Dora Carrington, Kathe Kallwitz, Virginia Woolf, Dorothy Parker, Sara Teasdale, and others. He compares them with creative men who committed suicide and with creative women who did not.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781560721505
Publisher:
Nova Science Publishers, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1997
Pages:
189
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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