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Prozac Nation : Young and Depressed in America : A Memoir (Paperback) (Elizabeth Wurtzel)

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"A book that became a cultural touchstone." -- The New Yorker Elizabeth Wurtzel writes with her finger in the faint pulse of an overdiagnosed generation whose ruling icons are Kurt Cobain, Xanax, and pierced tongues. In this famous memoir of her bouts with depression and skirmishes with drugs, Prozac Nation is a witty and sharp account of the psychopharmacology of an era for readers of Girl, Interrupted and Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar.

A memoir of sex, drugs, and depression indicts an overmedicated America as it chronicles the fortunes of a Harvard educated child of divorce who lived in the fast lane as a music critic, always fighting her chronic depression
Number of Pages: 368
Genre: Biography + Autobiography, Self Improvement
Sub-Genre: Depression, Women
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin Group USA
Author: Elizabeth Wurtzel
Language: English
Street Date: September 1, 1997
TCIN: 11722050
UPC: 9781573225120
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-5335
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