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Lizzie Simon

Originally posted July 2002


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What does bipolar disorder look like from the inside? What is it like to experience deep depression and frenzied mania? Few books offer the depth of insight on bipolar disorder that's found in Lizzie Simon's memoir.

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Lizzie Simon grew up in Providence and earned her B.A. from Columbia University. Formerly the creative producer at the Obie Award-winning Flea Theater in the Tribeca section of Manhattan, she is now a freelance writer, producer, and frequent guest speaker. Simon is the recipient of a 1999 grant from the Federation of Families for Children's Mental Health.

Find Lizzie Simon on the web: www.lizziesimon.com

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