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The Pest Maiden: A Story Of Lobotomy by Penelope Scambly Schott
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 8.8" Width: 5.9" Height: 0.5" Weight: 0.3 lbs.
Release Date Dec 31, 2004
Publisher Wordtech Communications
ISBN 1932339477 ISBN13 9781932339475
Availability 0 units.
More About Penelope Scambly Schott
Penelope Scambly Schott is the author of a novel, seven poetry books, and five chapbooks. Her poetry books include three historical verse narratives, Penelope: The Story of the Half-Scalped Woman, The Pest Maiden: A Story of Lobotomy, and A is for Anne: Mistress Hutchinson Disturbs the Commonwealth (Oregon Book Award for Poetry, 2008), as well as three lyric collections, The Perfect Mother (Violet Reed Hass Prize, 1994), Baiting the Void (Orphic Prize, 2005), and May the Generations Die in the Right Order. She has received four fellowships from the New Jersey Council on the Arts, and residencies at The Fine Arts Work Center, The Vermont Studio Center, and the Wurlitzer Foundation. Penelope lives in Portland, Oregon, where she hikes, grades papers, paints, and spoils her family, especially her dog Lily Schott Sweetdog.
Reviews - What do customers think about The Pest Maiden: A Story Of Lobotomy?
If you love poetry, you're in for a treat Jan 3, 2005
For me, being a historian of psychosurgery and a lover of poetry, Schott's book is fantastic. Her ability to communicate the pain and nuance of such a difficult topic is amazing. It's an wonderful work, well-worth your time.