True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness: A Feminist Coming of Age

True Stories from an Unreliable Eyewitness: A Feminist Coming of Age

by Christine Lahti


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780062663672
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 04/03/2018
Pages: 224
Sales rank: 655,465
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.10(d)

About the Author

Christine Lahti is an acclaimed director and stage, television, and film actress with a career that spans over forty years. She won an Oscar for her short film, Lieberman in Love; an Oscar nomination for Swing Shift; a Golden Globe Award for No Place Like Home; an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Chicago Hope; and an Obie Award for Little Murders. On Broadway, she starred in God of Carnage and The Heidi Chronicles, among many others. Her films include Running on Empty and Housekeeping. Her television shows include Jack and Bobby, Law & Order SVU, and The Blacklist. She lives in New York City and Los Angeles.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Why Write Now? (Click) xi

1 Free John Funky 1

2 The Smile of Her 7

3 Make-Believer 25

4 Hidden 35

5 Walking 39

6 Shit Happens 51

7 The Wet Towel 59

8 The Street Where "They" Lived 67

9 Mississippi Baby 77

10 Losing Virginity 87

11 Kidnapped 97

12 What I Wish I'd Known About Love Scenes 107

13 Brave 117

14 Dear Pregnant Women of a Certain Age … 123

15 Running on Empty 131

16 Panic 141

17 Brother 147

18 Monster 159

19 Mamma Mia 167

20 Waiting 189

Acknowledgments 199

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