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The Narrative of Illness: a Literary Salon with Thomas Larson
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Date/Time
Friday, March 28th 2014
7:00 pm

Location
WriterHouse

Thomas Larson, author of The Sanctuary of Illness: A Memoir of Heart Disease will discuss the intimate journey of writing about the three heart attacks he suffered in five years. His memoir gives voice to the vulnerability that shadows so many heart attack survivors, especially those who write about their disease or illness. Free and open to the public. WriterHouse, 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA (behind the Preston Avenue Bodo’s), www.writerhouse.org, 434-296-1922, events@writerhouse.org

WriterHouse is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

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