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Contents @FCTX2: Preface 1 The Nature of Madness and Creativity: Myths and Realities 2 Sylvia Plath: Perfected in Death 3 Judy Garland: Under the Rainbow 4 Mark Rothko: Painted in Blood 5 Ernest Hemingway: Living Up to His Legend 6 Virginia Woolf: A Great Lake of Melancholy 7 Charles Mingus: Musical Hallucinations 8 Vaslav Nijinsky: A Method to His Madness 9 Marilyn Monroe: Killed by Kindness 10 Lenny Bruce: Sick and Dirty Comic 11 Brian Wilson: Afraid of the Water 12 Interpretations of Meaning in the Lives of Creative Geniuses Notes References and Further Reading About the Author
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Mental illness -- Case studies.
Mental illness -- Anecdotes.
Genius and mental illness -- Anecdotes.
Art and mental illness -- Anecdotes.
Insanity -- Anecdotes.