My Name is Mary: A Memoir

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Scribner, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
3 Reviews
The artist and AIDS activist who spoke at the 1992 Republican convention recounts her childhood in the shadow of divorce and alcoholism, her struggle with HIV, and her mission to educate the public about AIDS. 100,000 first printing. National ad/promo.

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User Review  - Pat Acker-bailey - Goodreads

This was not a story I knew..until they included her entire speech at the Republican national convention and I recalled her. I had this in the audiotape version. I might have stopped reading if it had ... Read full review

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User Review  - E - Goodreads

Starts slow and overly focused on her socialite status... but this book does a fairly good job of showing the author's move into activism and strength. Uplifting at the end. Read full review

Contents

Prologue II
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On a Clear Day
13
The Life and Times of Lizabeth Davis Frehling
26
Copyright

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About the author (1996)

Mary Fisher is an accomplished artist and the author of two collections of speeches, "I'll Not Go Quietly" and "Sleep with the Angels." She has been recognized with tributes and awards, national honors and honorary degrees. She lives in the Washington, D.C. area with her two sons, Max and Zachary.

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