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The Resource Things That Helped

Things That Helped

Label
Things That Helped
Title
Things That Helped
Statement of responsibility
Jessica Friedmann
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Through the tide of hormones surging within my body, and the little runnels of blood, and the sour tang of my breasts, I lay awake, listening, and thinking of breath and of water. I had broken my relationship with sleep.'In this stunning collection, Jessica Friedmann navigates her journey through postpartum depression after the birth of her son. Drawing on critical theory, popular culture, and personal experience, her wide-ranging essays touch on class, race, gender, and sexuality, as well as motherhood, creativity, and mental illness.Occasionally confronting, but always powerfully moving and beautifully observed, Things That Helped charts Jessica's return into the world: a slow and complex process of reassembling what depression fractured, and sometimes broke
Summary
The author navigates her recovery from postpartum depression in essays that draw on critical theory, popular culture, and her own experiences, exploring such topics as class, race, gender, sexuality, motherhood, creativity, and mental illness
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Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10564855
Cataloging source
ANL
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Friedmann, Jessica
Dewey number
362.19685270092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Biography & Autobiography
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Nonfiction
Target audience
adult
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on postpartum depression
Label
Things That Helped
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Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:214236e9-12ad-4884-89ce-c28857a797d9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925548167
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Specific material designation
optical disk
Label
Things That Helped
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:214236e9-12ad-4884-89ce-c28857a797d9
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781925548167
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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