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The Spiritual Gift of Madness

The Failure of Psychiatry and the Rise of the Mad Pride Movement

The Spiritual Gift of Madness( )
Author: Farber, Seth
Foreword by: Millett, Kate
ISBN:978-1-59477-703-5
Publication Date:Apr 2012
Publisher:Inner Traditions International, Limited
Imprint:Inner Traditions
Book Format:Ebook
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Book Description:

Many people labeled as "mad" are not ill but simply seeing and feeling what is wrong with society. This book proposes that it is impossible for society to change as long as the mad are suppressed since they are our catalysts of social change.

Author Biography
Farber, Seth (Author)
Katherine Murray Millett was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on September 14, 1934. She graduated from the University of Minnesota in 1956. After teaching briefly at the University of North Carolina, she pursued her art career in Japan and then New York, where she took a job at Barnard College teaching English literature. She received a PhD from Columbia University. Her doctoral dissertation, Sexual Politics, was published in 1970. Her other books include Flying, Sita, Going to Iran, The Loony-Bin Trip, and Mother Millett. She died from cardiac arrest on September 6, 2017 at the age of 82.

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