Speak, Hands

Three Arts Press
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Speak, Hands is a meditation on memory and the unconscious which employs innovative narrative techniques to transport us into the wordless realms of meditation and gesture.

This daring new literary work defies the conventions of memoir by questioning the very nature of memory and the traditional autonomous subject. Lillian Moats negotiates this complex narrative using four inner voices which challenge the distinctions between mind and body, subject and object, consciousness and the unconscious.  Speak, Hands breaks through verbal bounds to transport us into the wordless realms of meditation and gesture.  Combining prose, poetry, psychology, and philosophy, Moats conveys an extraordinary personal struggle that could not have been told with common literary devices.
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About the author

Lillian Moats is a writer, artist and filmmaker living near Chicago. She earned a bachelor of fine arts degree from the University of Michigan and a Masters degree from the University of Wisconsin. She has won over 40 international film festival awards (including 6 Cine Gold Eagles) for the animated art films she has produced with her filmmaking partner, JP Somersaulter. The Letter from Death is the fourth book by Lillian Moats.

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Three Arts Press
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Published on
Mar 27, 2016
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Pages
184
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ISBN
9780966957686
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Language
English
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Genres
Biography & Autobiography / Personal Memoirs
Body, Mind & Spirit / Mindfulness & Meditation
Psychology / Psychotherapy / General
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