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Marbles

Mania, Depression, Michelangelo, & Me

By Ellen Forney

Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Ellen forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic but terrified that medications would cause her to lose her creativity and livelihood, she began a years-long struggle to find mental stability without losing herself or her passion. Searching to make sense of the popular concept of the "crazy artist," Ellen found inspiration from the lives and work of other artist and writers who suffered from mood disorders, including Vincent van Gogh, Georgia O'Keeffe, William Styron, and Sylvia Plath.

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Format: Book
Author: Forney, Ellen
Summary: Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Ellen forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic but terrified that medications would cause her to lose her creativity and livelihood, she began a years-long struggle to find mental stability without losing herself or her passion. Searching to make sense of the popular concept of the "crazy artist," Ellen found inspiration from the lives and work of other artist and writers who suffered from mood disorders, including Vincent van Gogh, Georgia O'Keeffe, William Styron, and Sylvia Plath.
Title: Marbles : mania, depression, Michelangelo, & me : a graphic memoir / by Ellen Forney.
Publisher Date: New York : Gotham Books, c2012.
Subject: Forney, Ellen -- Comic books, strips, etc. Artists -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc. Manic-depressive illness -- Comic books, strips, etc. Graphic novels
Isbn: 9781592407323 (pbk.) 1592407323 (pbk.)
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Call Number: GN Marbles
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Bib Id: 413226

Format: Book
Author: Forney, Ellen
Summary: Shortly before her thirtieth birthday, Ellen forney was diagnosed with bipolar disorder. Flagrantly manic but terrified that medications would cause her to lose her creativity and livelihood, she began a years-long struggle to find mental stability without losing herself or her passion. Searching to make sense of the popular concept of the "crazy artist," Ellen found inspiration from the lives and work of other artist and writers who suffered from mood disorders, including Vincent van Gogh, Georgia O'Keeffe, William Styron, and Sylvia Plath.
Title: Marbles : mania, depression, Michelangelo, & me : a graphic memoir / by Ellen Forney.
Publisher, Date: New York : Gotham Books, c2012.
Description: 248 p. : chiefly ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects: Forney, Ellen -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Artists -- Biography -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Manic-depressive illness -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Subjects: Graphic novels
Notes: Includes bibliographical references, p. 243-248.
LCCN: 2012014588
ISBN: 9781592407323 (pbk.)
ISBN: 1592407323 (pbk.)
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Total Copies: 1
Call Number: GN Marbles