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The Bell Jar

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Poet [[Performer~P313934~Sylvia Plath~sylviaplath]] wrote an immensely popular roman à clef, The Bell Jar, which chronicles a woman's descent from functioning as a highly educated, motivated, and capable young woman to being completely incapacitated at the hands of mental illness. Sadly, [[Performer~P313934~Plath~sylviaplath]] committed suicide at age 30, and did not have a chance to enjoy the success of her novel, which wasn't officially published in the United States until the early '70s. In this...more

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