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THE UNDYING Pain, Vulnerability, Mortality, Medicine, Art, Dreams, Data, Exhaustion, Cancer, and Care

Earphones Award Winner

by | Read by Amy Finegan

Contemporary Culture • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2019

Acclaimed writer Anne Boyer offers a genre-bending audiobook about cancer--its multiple contexts and the ways she herself was impacted by her treatment for breast cancer. Amy Finegan's performance showcases a wide palette of dramatic tools, all perfectly matched to every thought-provoking idea in this meditative work. Whether narrating Boyer's personal experiences or from a more universal perspective, Finegan's interpretations and overall performance are outstanding. Also extraordinary is the range of issues Boyer writes about, such as medical economics, technology, and the political and cultural biases of medical care, to name a few. This is philosophy brought down to earth, illustrated vividly by Boyer's own experiences as a patient, stories about other cancer victims, and the writings of other thoughtful authors. T.W. Winner of AudioFile Earphones Award © AudioFile 2019, Portland, Maine [Published: NOVEMBER 2019]

Library Ed. • Recorded Books • 2019

CD ISBN 9781980042914 $72.75 • Four CDs

MP3-CD ISBN 9781980061212 $49.75 • One MP3-CDs

DD ISBN 9781980043010 $65.00

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