Exiting Nirvana: A Daughter's Life With Autism

Paperback | March 28, 2002

byClara Claiborne Park

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Exiting Nirvana" is a strong and affecting profile of an artist with autism, beautifully written by her mother. . . . Skillfully weaving in theories of autism with the experience of raising an autistic child, Park goes beyond individual history to address the wider question of what it means to be human".--from the National Magazine Awards presentation.

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Exiting Nirvana" is a strong and affecting profile of an artist with autism, beautifully written by her mother. . . . Skillfully weaving in theories of autism with the experience of raising an autistic child, Park goes beyond individual history to address the wider question of what it means to be human".--from the National Magazine Awa...

Clara Claiborne Park is the author of several books, including The Siege: A Family's Journey into the World of an Autistic Child. She recently retired from the English Department at Williams College, and she lectures.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:240 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.75 inPublished:March 28, 2002Publisher:Little, Brown And CompanyLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0316691240

ISBN - 13:9780316691246

Appropriate for ages: 13 - 13

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