"My soul is Among Lions": Katharine Lee Bates's Account of the Illness and Death of Katharine Coman

  title={"My soul is Among Lions": Katharine Lee Bates's Account of the Illness and Death of Katharine Coman},
  author={Ellen Leopold},
  pages={60 - 73}
By the end of the twentieth century, breast cancer narratives constituted a genre of their own. What had begun in the United States in the 1970s with a few scattered memoirs had, by the late 1990s, become a veritable torrent. (1) The popularity of these narratives marked the final--and irreversible--lifting of the veil from a disease that, with few exceptions, had been hidden away since time immemorial. The new genre also delineates significant changes in the course of the disease itself… 

The Juggler of Notre Dame and the Medievalizing of Modernity. Volume 2: Medieval Meets Medievalism

  • J. Ziolkowski
  • History, Art
    The Juggler of Notre Dame and the Medievalizing of Modernity (six-volume set)
  • 2018
This ambitious and vivid study in six volumes explores the journey of a single, electrifying story, from its first incarnation in a medieval French poem through its prolific rebirth in the nineteenth

Hiding in Plain Sight

Abstract “The Scarab” (1907), a sprawling Shingle-style house in Wellesley, Massachusetts, was built by poet and professor Katharine Lee Bates as a home for herself and her partner Katharine Coman, a

Symbols and Meanings in Breast Cancer Awareness Campaigns

This article examines symbols and meanings in breast cancer awareness campaigns, and the ways in which multifarious actors draw attention to the disease. We discuss what the various campaigns and



Katharine Coman: America’s First Woman Institutional Economist and a Champion of Education for Citizenship

Who was the only woman among the American Economic Association founders in September 1885? 'Who, in the early 1890s, became the first American woman professor of statistics? 'Who authored, in 1905,

In Adamless Eden: The Community of Women Faculty at Wellesley

One of the most influential women's colleges in the country, Wellesley has educated many illustrious women, from Katharine Lee Bates - author of America the Beautiful - to Hillary Rodham Clinton.

The Poetical Works Of Christina Georgina Rossetti

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Women and health in America : historical readings

This volume covers studies of women and health in the colonial and revolutionary periods and the 19th century through the Civil War and addresses such controversial issues as body image and physical fitness, sexuality, fertility, abortion and birth control.

Conservative Treatment of Cancer of the Breast*

Late results obtained in a longer series of patients treated with interstitial radium than has hitherto been recorded are presented, for irradiation has virtually supplanted surgical operation in cancer of the tongue, mouLth, and fauces, and incancer of the cervix uteri.

A short history of breast cancer