Disease and Literature Further Reading - Essay

Further Reading

(Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism)


Klein, Michael, ed. Poets for Life: Seventy-Six Poets Respond to AIDS. New York: Crown Publishers, Inc., 1989, 256 p.

Collection of poetry dealing with the emotional component of the AIDS epidemic.


Trautmann, Joanne and Pollard, Carol, eds. Literature and Medicine: Topics, Titles & Notes. Philadelphia: Society for Health and Human Values, 209 p.

Bibliography of literary representations of medicine, doctors, diseases, death, and dying.

Secondary Sources

Biggs, Penelope. "The Disease Theme in Sophocles' Ajax, Philoctetes and...

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