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MLA, 2019, Encore

I was thrilled to receive this photo of four of my wonderful students and former students. I love seeing them posed with their copy of

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MLA, Chicago 2019

Jennifer Crewe, my savvy editor and the head of Columbia University Press sent me this snapshot of the Press booth at this year’s book exhibit.

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Ladies Who Lunch

A few weeks ago, I was having lunch with my (brilliant) friend Peggy Waller at Nix, a sublime vegetarian restaurant near Union Square. I showed

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My Multifocal Life

Anniversaries

December 31, 2018. The seventh anniversary of my cancer diagnosis. I’m as surprised still to be alive as I am to be relying on my spiffy, purple walking stick […]

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Scanxiety
My Multifocal Life

Scanxiety 2

Last year, around the time I created the “scanxiety” collage, one of my tumors started to change size, which led to surgery this past January.

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My Multifocal Life

Spiculation

After 6 months of “partial remission,” and almost five years of “progression-free survival,” I’ve learned just how partial “partial remission” can be. One of the

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Nancy K. Miller. Partial Remission detail
My Multifocal Life

Partial Remission

After the last appointment (June 2016), my oncologist doubled the time between scans to once every six months from every three. Almost five years later,

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Nancy K. Miller. Diary
Welcome. Some musings on my current preoccupations with the worlds of illness and the worlds of books: the vicissitudes of living with cancer and the need, for now, to launch (a k a promote) my new memoir, My Brilliant Friends: Our Lives in Feminism. Naturally, I inhabit both spaces, which makes for a strangely bifurcated, though far from boring, existence. Click to view both Feminist Friendship Archive and My Multifocal Life projects.
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