Passing for Normal: A Memoir of Compulsion (Paperback)
A Memoir of Compulsion
Broadway Books, 9780767901864, 224pp.
Publication Date: July 5, 2000
tragic and comic, broadly extends our understanding of the won-drously complex human mind, and, with subtlety and grace, challenges our notion of what it is to be "normal.
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Praise For Passing for Normal: A Memoir of Compulsion…
"A harrowing and wryly humorous story of a woman's lifelong battle with tics and obsessions and her gradual acceptance of treatment."
"Wilensky's emotional honesty and surprising humor make this memoir not only an informative account of diagnosis and treatment, but an exceptionally wise exploration of larger themes of difference and the need to belong."