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My body politic

a memoir

by Simi Linton

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Linton, Simi, 1947-,
    • Women with disabilities -- United States -- Biography,
    • Paraplegics -- United States -- Biography,
    • Traffic accident victims -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementSimi Linton.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3013.L56 A3 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3402892M
      ISBN 100472115391
      ISBN 109780472115396
      LC Control Number2005017907

      "I read My Body Politic with admiration, sometimes for the pain that all but wept on the page, again for sheer exuberant friendships, for self-discovery, political imagination, and pluck Wonderful! In a dark time, a gift of hope. -Daniel Berrigan, S.J."The struggles, joys, . My Body Politic | While hitchhiking from Boston to Washington, D.C., in to protest the war in Vietnam, Simi Linton was involved in a car accident that paralyzed her legs and took the lives of her young husband and her best friend.

      This was the first translation into modern English of Christine de Pizan's major political work, The Book of the Body Politic. Written during the Hundred Years' War, it discusses the education and behaviour appropriate for princes, nobility and common people, so that all classes can understand their responsibilities towards society as a by: Linton, Simi. (). My Body Politic: A Arbor: University of Michigan Press. pp. $ ISBN Reviewed by James Emmett Ryan, Auburn UniversityAuthor: James Emmett Ryan.

      Get this from a library! My body politic: a memoir. [Simi Linton] -- "While hitchhiking from Boston to Washington, D.C., in to protest the war in Vietnam, Simi Linton was involved in a car accident that paralyzed her legs and took the lives of her young husband. 18— Threats to the Body Politic (Book III) The Analogy of the Body Politic This aesthetic canon rests on a basic metaphor of Western political thought: the analogy of the body politic.


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While a memoir of the author's gradual political awakening, My Body Politic is filled with adventure, celebration, and rock and roll - Salvador Dali, James Brown, and.

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