Emilie Pine is associate professor of modern drama at University College Dublin, Ireland. Pine has published widely as an academic and critic on culture and memory. Her latest book Notes to Self is her first collection of personal essays and it was elected as Book of the Year 2018 in Ireland. Notes to Self illuminates the experiences women are supposed to hide — from addiction, anger, sexual assault, and infertility to joy, sensuality, and love.
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