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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This book had so many topics rolled into one good read. In the beginning of her book I was a high school student, then a nurse in ICU. Brought back memories of our first HIV + AIDS patient ... Read full review

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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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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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