Memoir of a Debulked Woman: Enduring Ovarian Cancer (Paperback)
Enduring Ovarian Cancer
W. W. Norton & Company, 9780393345896, 296pp.
Publication Date: June 3, 2013
Ovarian cancer remains an incurable disease for most of those diagnosed, even those lucky enough to find caring and skilled physicians.Memoir of a Debulked Woman is both a polemic against the ineffectual and injurious medical responses to which thousands of women are subjected and a meditation on the gifts of companionship, art, and literature that sustain people in need.