Lisa Reisman

5 Months 10 Years 2 hours

2015 Santa Fe Writers Project Award Winner

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"Those in search of another treacly cancer memoir need not even glance at this... Reisman's unflinching and moving tale puts to rest the image of patient as warrior. By linking her own ordeal to the triathlon she took on to mark her 10 year anniversaryshe reveals the true nature of cancer survival — not as a triumph of epic valor, but as a feat of endurance, forbearance and true grit."

—Lisa Sanders, MD, New York Times columnist and fellow cancer survivor

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Featured Speaker - Third Annual NBTS CT Brain Freeze

  • Savin Rock Conference Center 6 West Rock Avenue New Haven, CT, 06515 United States (map)

Remarks to those enduring brain cancer, those who have recovered, as well as their families, on the importance of raising funds for research, treatments, and eventual cure, in advance of Polar Plunge.

Earlier Event: February 11
Book talk at Branford Art Center
Later Event: December 5
West Haven Rotary Club - Presentation