Joyce Carol Oates
A Widow`s Story: a Memoir (Воспоминания вдовы)
Автор: Joyce Carol Oates
Название: A Widow`s Story: a Memoir (Воспоминания вдовы)
Классификация: ИНОСТРАННЫЕ ЯЗЫКИ , NON-FICTION , Биографии и мемуары
Дата издания: 2005
Круг читателей: широкий
Описание: My husband died, my life collapsed. February morning in 2008, Joyce Carol Oates took her sick husband, Raymond Smith, In the emergency room of the Princeton medical center, where he was diagnosed with pneumonia. Joyce and ray was expecting it to be released in a day or two. But in less than a week, even as Joyce prepares for his discharge, ray died from hospital-acquired infections are virulent, and Joyce was suddenly faced -- totally unprepared with the reality of widowhood. Widow History highlights of womens struggle to comprehend the life there is no partnership, which was injured and made it almost half a century. Joyce Carol Oates shares disorder denial, the pain of loss, disorientation surviving in the midst of the nightmare of the death duties, and the solace of friendship. She, without flinching, writes of the experience of grief is almost unbearable suspense hospital vigil, insidious pools of memory that surround us, vocabulary illness absurdity commercialized forms of mourning. Quicken piercing vision, a keen perception and sarcastic humor, characteristic of the work of Joyce Carol Oates, this is an extremely moving Tale of life and death.