The Nerves and Their Endings

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The Nerves and Their Endings | 9781913348656 | Jessica Gaitan Johannesson

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ISBN:9781913348656

Format:Paperback / softback

Published:11/08/2022 by Scribe Publications

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The body as a measuring tool for planetary harm. A nervous system under increasing stress.

In this urgent collection that moves from the personal to the political and back again, writer, activist, and migrant Jessica Gaitan Johannesson explores how we respond to crises.

She draws parallels between an eating disorder and environmental neurosis, examines the perils of an activist movement built on non-parenthood, dissects the privilege of how we talk about hope, and more.

The synapses that spark between these essays connect essential narratives of response and responsibility, community and choice, belonging and bodies. They carry vital signals.

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