The Resource The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs

The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs

Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying
Title
The bright hour
Title remainder
a memoir of living and dying
Statement of responsibility
Nina Riggs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 2015 poet and writer Nina Riggs was diagnosed with breast cancer, and it metastasised later that year. She was thirty-eight years old, married to the love of her life and the mother of two small boys; her mother had died only a few months earlier from multiple myeloma. The Bright Hour: A Memoir of Living and Dying is Nina's intimate, unflinching account of 'living with death in the room'. She tells her story in a series of absurd, poignant and often hilarious vignettes drawn from a life that has 'no real future or arc left to it, yet still goes on as if it does'. This unforgettable memoir leads the reader into the innermost chambers of the writer's life: into the mind and heart, the work and home and family, of a young woman alternately seeking to make peace with and raging against the reality of her approaching death
Cataloging source
AU-TuBDP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riggs, Nina
Intended audience
Adult
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Riggs, Nina
  • Breast
  • Death
  • Mothers
  • Terminally ill
  • Women poets, American
Target audience
adult
Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=TXT_481532&b2bSite=1545
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Publication
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Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781925410730-TXT1322257-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781925410730
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The bright hour : a memoir of living and dying, Nina Riggs
Link
https://fe.bolindadigital.com/wldcs_bol_fo/b2i/productDetail.html?productId=TXT_481532&b2bSite=1545
Publication
Note
Downloadable Book
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
9781925410730-TXT1322257-000
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to registered members of City Libraries
Isbn
9781925410730
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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