LEFT COAST WRITERS BOOK LAUNCH: Riding Fury Home: A Memoir with Chana Wilson
Saturday, April 14 , 2012 || 7pm Book Passage-Corte Madera || 51 Tamal Vista Dr. Corte Madera || www.bookpassage.com
We’re delighted to host the debut of Chana Wilson‘s new memoir, Riding Fury Home: A Memoir. Riding Fury Home is Chana’s new book about her tenuous relationship with her mother. Chana’s mom was sent to a mental institution when Chana was a young girl and treated for her lesbianism, which they attempted to “cure.” Her dramatic new memoir traces her life from her youth to the women’s movement in 1970s and beyond.
Riding Fury Home received a starred review from Publishers Weekly:
“From the horrors of her childhood in 1950s New Jersey to the liberating discovering of her sexual identity decades later, psychotherapist Wilson’s memoir is as heartbreaking as it is uplifting. During (more…)