My Name is Mary: A Memoir

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Scribner, 1996 - Biography & Autobiography - 288 pages
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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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MY NAME IS MARY: A Memoir

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

This autobiography of an outspoken HIV-positive Republican and recovering alcoholic is moving when the author steers clear of hackneyed therapeutic language. Fisher (I'll Not Go Quietly, p. 684, etc ... Read full review

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Fisher's life followed a pattern much like our own lives. She grew up in a comfortable socioeconomic environment with parents and siblings. She was educated, married, started a family and career ... Read full review

Contents

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