A Chorus of Stones: The Private Life of War

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Doubleday, 1992 - Denial (Psychology) - 363 pages
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From the author of the highly acclaimed Woman and Nature: The Roaring Inside Her, a radical rethinking of the nature of war and gender and the illuminating interplay between private suffering and public tragedy. Griffin uses diaries, art, literature, psychology, and historical documents to illustrate the unexpectedly broad range of causes and effects of war.

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A CHORUS OF STONES: The Private Life of War

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Griffin (Made from this Earth, 1983; Pornography and Silence, 1981, etc.) turns her thoughtful if chronically depressed gaze to the relationship between secrecy and violence, both in the world and in ... Read full review

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User Review  - D_Eligh - LibraryThing

When I taught Advanced Composition, I used this book as a primary reader. Griffin has created a brilliant new form of essay, merging multi-disciplinary research, journalism and personal reflection. Her insight is so profound it's breathtaking. She should be required reading for being human. Read full review



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Griffin has won dozens of awards for her work as a feminist, poet, writer, essayist, playwright, and filmmaker.

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