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The museum of words : a memoir of language, writing, and mortality / Georgia Blain
Bib ID 7343387
Format BookBook [text, still image, volume]
Author
Blain, Georgia, 1964-2016., author
 
Description Brunswick, Victoria : Scribe Publications, 2017 
©2017 
xvii, 157 pages : illustrations (some colour), portraits, facsimiles ; 22 cm 
ISBN 9781925322255 (hardback)
Summary

Time and time again, writing is my lifeline, the rope that I use, inch by inch, word by word. It is the way in which I forget myself, even though I am writing about myself. Some days, I feel it is the means by which I am keeping myself alive.

Subjects Blain, Georgia, 1964-2016.  |  Authors -- Australia -- Biography.  |  Brain -- Tumors -- Patients -- Biography.  |  Brain -- Tumors -- Patients -- Treatment.  |  Life change events.  |  Language disorders.  |  Human body and language.  |  Cancer patients' writing.  |  Australian
Form/genre Biographies.

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