Vertigo: A Memoir / Edition 1

Vertigo: A Memoir / Edition 1

by Louise DeSalvo
     
 


Grippingabout how 'a working-class Italian American girl' became a critic and writer.--Kirkus ReviewsSee more details below

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Grippingabout how 'a working-class Italian American girl' became a critic and writer.--Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558613959
Publisher:
Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date:
08/01/2002
Series:
The Cross-Cultural Memoir Series Series
Edition description:
1ST FEMINI
Pages:
304
Sales rank:
626,745
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

Introductionix
Prologuexxxi
1Fixing Things1
2My Sister's Suicide13
3Combat Zones38
4Finding My Way66
5Safe Houses87
6Colored Paper116
7Spin the Bottle130
8Boy Crazy145
9Vertigo161
10The Still Center of the Turning Wheel189
11Anorexia200
12A Portrait of the Puttana as a Woman in Midlife219
13Personal Effects242

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