Cross-Cultural Issues

Art Film Literature


Bak, Samuel     The Ghetto
Potter, P. & Drotman, D.P., eds.     Emerging Infectious Diseases cover art
Salgado, Sebastiao     An Uncertain Grace
Simpson, Lorna     Wigs
Spence, Jo     Jo Spence Archive
Sugimoto, Henry     Jerome Camp
    Nisei Babies in Concentration Camp
    Reverend Yamazaki Was Beaten in Camp Jerome
    Send Off Husband at Jerome Camp
    When Can We Go Home?
Tooker, George     Corporate Decision


    All About My Mother
    And the Band Played On
    Bethune: The Making of a Hero
    Casa de los Babys
    The Citadel
    Common Threads
    Daughters of the Dust
    Departures (Okuribito)
    Docteur Petiot
    The Eighth Day
    The English Patient
    Good Will Hunting
    Kandahar-Journey into the Heart of Afghanistan
    Lone Star
    Made in America
    Man Facing Southeast (Hombre Mirando Al Sudeste)
    Midnight Cowboy
    Miss Evers' Boys
    Monsoon Wedding
    Nowhere in Africa (Nirgendwo in Afrika)
    The Odds of Recovery
    Of Hopscotch and Little Girls
    Pieces of April
    The Pillow Book
    Red Beard (Akahige)
    The Secret Garden
    Sixth Happiness
    Smoke Signals
    Sympathy for Mr. Vengeance (Boksuneun naui geot)
    The Syringa Tree
    The Waterdance
    Who the Hell Is Juliette? [Quién diablos es Juliette?]
    Worlds Apart: A Four-Part Series on Cross-Cultural Healthcare


Abrahams, Lionel     The Celibacy of Felix Greenspan
Abse, Dannie     Ash on a Young Man's Sleeve
Alexie, Sherman     How to Write the Great American Indian Novel
    War Dances
Allen, Paula Gunn     Dear World
Allison, Dorothy E.     Bastard Out of Carolina
Alurista,     address
Alvarez, Julia     How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents
Alvord, Lori Arviso     The Scalpel and the Silver Bear
Anaya, Rudolfo     Bless Me, Ultima
Arcana, Judith     What if your mother
Aronson, Louise     A History of the Present Illness
Arvigo, Rosita     Sastun: My Apprenticeship with a Maya Healer
Astley, Thea     The Multiple Effects of Rainshadow
Atwood, Margaret     Oryx and Crake: A Novel
Baca, Jimmy Santiago     Black Mesa Poems
    A Place to Stand
Baiev, Khassan     The Oath
Barber, Charles     Songs from the Black Chair
Barker, Pat     Regeneration
Barnes, Julian     Arthur and George
Battin, Margaret Pabst     Ending Life: Ethics and the Way We Die
Ben Jelloun, Tahar     The Sand Child
Bennett, Cherie     Life in the Fat Lane
Bentley, James     Albert Schweitzer. The Enigma
Bewell, Alan     Romanticism and Colonial Disease
Bohjalian, Christopher A.     The Law of Similars
Brand, Paul     The Gift Nobody Wants
Brook, T.,, eds.     Death by a Thousand Cuts
Brown, Jeanette     How to Visit a Healer
Brown, Karen McCarthy     Moma Lola: A Voodou Priestess in Brooklyn
Brown, Rebecca     The Gifts of the Body
Brown, S., H., ed.     Echoes of War
Buck, Pearl S.     The Enemy
Butler, Octavia     Imago
Butler, Robert Olen     Love
Byatt, A. S. (Antonia Susan)     A Stone Woman
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron     Lord Byron's Don Juan
Campo, Rafael     Diva
    El Curandero
    Her Final Show
Castillo, Ana     So Far from God
Cather, Willa     Sapphira and the Slave Girl
Cecil, Richard     Miracles
Chamoiseau, Patrick     Texaco
Chekhov, Anton P.     An Attack of Nerves (A Nervous Breakdown)
Chisholm, Brock     Can People Learn to Learn?: How to Know Each Other
Cisneros, Sandra     His Story
    Original Sin
    Woman Hollering Creek
Cleavland, Clif     Healers and Heroes: Ordinary People in Extraordinary Times
Clifton, Lucille     in the inner city
Coetzee, J. M.     Disgrace
Cohen, Matt     The Spanish Doctor
Conley, Frances K.     Walking Out on the Boys
Couser, G. Thomas     Recovering Bodies: Illness, Disability, and Life Writing
    Vulnerable Subjects: Ethics and Life Writing
Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock     Olive
Cronin, A. J. (Archibald Joseph)     The Citadel
Csáth, Géza     Trepov on the Dissecting Table
Danticat, Edwidge     Breath, Eyes, Memory
    Breath, Eyes, Memory
DasGupta, S., & Hurst, M., eds.     Stories of Illness and Healing: Women Write Their Bodies
Davis, Cortney     The Heart's Truth: Essays on the Art of Nursing
    I Knew a Woman: The Experience of the Female Body
Defoe, Daniel     Robinson Crusoe
Diedrich, Lisa     Treatments: Language, Politics, and the Culture of Illness
Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee     A Perfect Life
    The Ultrasound
Doerr, Harriet     Stones for Ibarra
Donley, C. & Buckley, S., eds.     The Tyranny of the Normal
Donley, C. & Kohn, M., eds.     Recognitions: Doctors and Their Stories
Dow, Unity     Far and Beyon'
Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan     The Black Doctor
Dubus III, Andre     Townie
Duncan, L., ed.     Trapped! Cages of Mind and Body
Dunn, Stephen     Power
Ehrenreich, Barbara     Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America
Ellison, Ralph     Invisible Man
Erdrich, Louise     Love Medicine
Faber, Michel     Under the Skin
Fadiman, Anne     The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
Feldshuh, David     Miss Evers' Boys
Fisher, Rudolph     The Conjure Man Dies
Flanagan, Richard     The Sound of One Hand Clapping
Flynn, Nick     Another Bullshit Night in Suck City
Foden, Giles     Ladysmith
Forman, Vicki     This Lovely Life
Foster, P., ed.     Minding The Body: Women Writers on Body and Soul
Foucault, Michel     Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason
Fugard, Athol     A Lesson from Aloes
Gaines, Ernest J.     A Lesson Before Dying
Galgut, Damon     The Good Doctor
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel     Of Love and Other Demons
    The Trail of Your Blood in the Snow
Garden, Nancy     Annie on My Mind
Gawande, Atul     Better: A Surgeon's Notes on Performance
Ghosh, Amitav     The Calcutta Chromosome
Gilbert, Sandra     Death's Door: Modern Dying and the Ways We Grieve
Goedicke, Patricia     Weight Bearing
Gonzales, Laurence     Lucy
Gordon, Mary     The Shadow Man
Grace, Maggi Ann     State of the Heart: A Medical Tourist's True Story of Lifesaving Surgery in India
Gray, Spalding     Gray's Anatomy
Grinker, Roy Richard     Unstrange Minds: Remapping the World of Autism
Gross, P., & Guernsey, D., eds.     Pulse: The First Year
Gruen, Sara     Ape House
Guillen, Nicolas     Man-making Words: Selected Poems of Nicolas Guillen
Hacker, Marilyn     Wednesday I.D. Clinic
Haddad, A. M. & Brown, K. H., eds.     The Arduous Touch: Women's Voices in Health Care
Haddix, Margaret Peterson     Running Out of Time
Haigh, Jennifer     The Condition
Hamilton, Virginia     The Planet of Junior Brown
Hanauer, Cathi     My Sister's Bones
Harjo, Joy     Mourning Song
    Northern Lights
    The Woman Hanging from the Thirteenth Floor Window
Harper, Michael S.     Nightmare Begins Responsibility
Harrington, Kent     The Good Physician
Hawkins, Anne Hunsaker     Reconstructing Illness: Studies in Pathography
Head, Bessie     A Question of Power
Helman, Cecil     An Amazing Murmur of the Heart: Feeling the Patient's Beat
    Suburban Shaman
Hemingway, Ernest     Indian Camp
Henley, Patricia     Hummingbird House
Hilfiker, David     Not All of Us Are Saints
Hill, Kathleen     Still Waters in Niger
Hoagland, Tony     Mistaken Identity
Hogan, Linda     Tear
Homes, A. (Amy) M.     Jack
Hosseini, Khaled     The Kite Runner
Hugo, Richard     St. Ignatius Where the Salish Wail
Hurston, Zora Neale     My Most Humiliating Jim Crow Experience
    Their Eyes Were Watching God
Ihimaera, Witi     Tangi
Jablonski, Nina G.     Skin: A Natural History
Jauhar, Sandeep     Intern: A Doctor's Initiation
Jen, Gish     Birthmates
    Who's Irish?
Jones, Gayl     The Healing
Jordan, June     What Would I Do White?
Jordan, Sherryl     The Raging Quiet
Jurecic, Ann     Illness as Narrative
Kadohata, Cynthia     Kira Kira
Kaplan, Jonathan     The Dressing Station: A Surgeon's Chronicle of War and Medicine
Karlawish, Jason     Open Wound: The Tragic Obsession of Dr. William Beaumont
Keneally, Thomas     The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith
Kidder, Tracy     Mountains Beyond Mountains: The Quest of Dr. Paul Farmer, A Man Who Would Cure the World
Kingsolver, Barbara     Animal Dreams
    The Poisonwood Bible
Kipling, Rudyard     Kim
Klein, M., ed.     Poets for Life: Seventy-Six Poets Respond to AIDS
Koch, Christopher     The Doubleman
    Out of Ireland
    The Year of Living Dangerously
Kurten, Bjorn     Dance of the Tiger: A Novel of the Ice Age
Kushner, Tony     Angels in America
L'Heureux, John     The Shrine at Altimara
Lahiri, Jhumpa     Only Goodness
    Unaccustomed Earth
Lam, Vincent     Bloodletting and Miraculous Cures
Lamb, Cynthia     Brigid's Charge
Le Carré, John     The Constant Gardener
Lee, Chang-rae     A Gesture Life
Lee, Li-Young     Persimmons
Levi, Primo     The Drowned and the Saved
Levine, Carol     Living in the Land of Limbo: Fiction and Poetry about Family Caregiving
Lewis, Richard     The Killing Sea
Lifton, Robert J.     Sterilization and the Nazi Biomedical Vision
Linton, Simi     My Body Politic
Liveson, Jay     Hanging On
Lorde, Audre     Sister Outsider
Lowry, Lois     The Giver
MacDonald, Roger     Mr. Darwin's Shooter
Maddox, Brenda     Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA
Mairs, Nancy     On Being a Cripple
Malouf, David     Remembering Babylon
Marshall, Paule     Praisesong for the Widow
Mason, Daniel     The Piano Tuner
Masson, Veneta     Clinician's Guide to the Soul
    Ninth Street Notebook: Voice of a Nurse in the City
Mastretta, Ángeles     Lovesick
Maugham, W. (William) Somerset     The Painted Veil
McCann, Richard     Mother of Sorrows
McCourt, Frank     Angela's Ashes
McDermott, Alice     Someone
McKay, Claude     The Lynching
Mda, Zakes     The Heart of Redness
Mehta, Ved     Sound Shadows of the New World
Miller, Sue     The Distinguished Guest
Mokeddem, Malika     The Forbidden Woman
Monette, Paul     Borrowed Time: An AIDS Memoir
Montross, Christine     Body of Work: Meditations on Mortality from the Human Anatomy Lab
Moraga, Cherríe L.     Heroes and Saints
Moran, Thomas     The Man in the Box
Morrison, Toni     The Bluest Eye
Mowry, Jess     Babylon Boyz
Mueller, Lisel     Your Tired, Your Poor
Mukherjee, Siddhartha     The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer
Munthe, Axel Martin Fredrik     The Story of San Michele
Murphy, Robert F.     The Body Silent
Murphy, T. F. & Poirier, S., eds.     Writing AIDS: Gay Literature, Language, and Analysis
Myers, K. R. & Schweizer, H., eds.     The Patient
Nafisi, Azar     Reading Lolita in Tehran
Naylor, Gloria     Mama Day
Nazeer, Kamran     Send In The Idiots
Nemirovsky, Irene     Suite Francaise
Newman, Karen     Fetal Positions: Individualism, Science, Visuality
Newman, Richard     Alma RosÚ: Vienna to Auschwitz
Nigam, Sanjay     Transplanted Man
Nisbett, Richard E.     The Geography of Thought: How Asians and Westerners Think Differently . . . and Why
Nuland, Sherwin B.     Lost in America: A Journey with My Father
O'Connor, Flannery     Everything That Rises Must Converge
    The Lame Shall Enter First
Olsen, Sylvia     The Girl With a Baby
Ondaatje, Michael     The English Patient
Otsuka, Julie     When the Emperor Was Divine
Pate, Alexs D.     Losing Absalom
Paterson, Katherine     Park's Quest
Patterson, Kevin     Consumption
Pereira, Peter     Saying the World
Perez, Jose     Perez on Medicine: The Whimsical Art of Jose Perez
Peterson, Margaret Kim     Sing Me to Heaven: The Story of a Marriage
Phi, Bao     S├┤ng I Sing
Pollan, Michael     The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals
Pories, S.,, eds.     The Soul of a Doctor: Harvard Medical Students Face Life and Death
Price Herndl, Diane     Invalid Women: Figuring Feminine Illness in American Fiction and Culture, 1840-1940
Prince-Hughes, Dawn     Songs of the Gorilla Nation
Querry, Ron     Bad Medicine
Rasebotsa, N., Samuelson, M. & Thomas, K., eds.     Nobody Ever Said AIDS: Poems and Stories from Southern Africa
Raymond, Linda     Rocking the Babies
Raz, Hilda     What Becomes You
Reiss, Benjamin     Theaters of Madness: Insane Asylums and Nineteenth-Century American Culture
Rich, Susan     The Cartographer's Tongue
Rios, Alberto     The Smallest Muscle in the Human Body
Rosen, David     The Healing Spirit of Haiku
Rudd, A. & Taylor, D., eds.     Positive Women: Voices of Women Living with AIDS
Sachs, Albie     The Soft Vengeance of a Freedom Fighter
Sacks, Oliver     Oaxaca Journal
    Seeing Voices
Sapphire,     Push
Scannell, Kate     Death of the Good Doctor: Lessons from the Heart of the AIDS Epidemic
Schneiderman, L. J.     The Appointment
Secundy, M. G. & Nixon, L. L., eds.     Trials, Tribulations, and Celebrations: African American Perspectives on Health, Illness, Aging and Loss
Selwyn, Peter     Surviving the Fall: The Personal Journey of an AIDS Doctor
Selzer, Richard     Luis
Shakespeare, William     Othello
Shapiro, Johanna     The Inner World of Medical Students: Listening to Their Voices in Poetry
Shapshay, S., ed.     Bioethics at the Movies
Shawn, Wallace     The Fever
Shaykh, Hanan al-     Inside a Moroccan Bath
Shroder, Tom     Old Souls: The Scientific Evidence for Past Lives
Sidhwa, Bapsi     Cracking India
Silko, Leslie Marmon     Almanac of the Dead: A Novel
Sims, Michael     Adam's Navel: A Natural and Cultural History of The Human Form
Skloot, Rebecca     The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
Snodgrass, Steven     Lethal Dose
Solomon, Andrew     Far From The Tree
Soto, Gary     Living up the Street
    Mexicans Begin Jogging
    TV in Black and White
    You've Gone Too Far
Souljah, Sister     The Coldest Winter Ever
Spann, C. & Haag, J., eds.     Blood on the Page: Collected Writings of Sutterwriters
Spence, Wayman     Perez on Medicine: The Whimsical Art of Jose Perez
Squiers, Carol     The Body at Risk: Photography of Disorder, Illness, and Healing
Stanford, Ann Folwell     Bodies in a Broken World
Stevenson, Ian     Where Reincarnation and Biology Intersect
Sullivan, Jacqueline Levering     A Less Than Perfect Peace
Sweet, Victoria     God's Hotel: A Doctor, A Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine
Swift, Jonathan     Gulliver's Travels
Taibo, II, Paco Ignacio     Calling All Heroes: A Manual for Taking Power
Takakuwa, K. M., et al., eds.     What I Learned in Medical School: Personal Stories of Young Doctors
Talbert, Marc     A Sunburned Prayer
Tan, Amy     The Bonesetter's Daughter
    The Opposite of Fate: A Book of Musings
Taylor, Sheila Ortiz     Coachella
Thomas, Maria     Antonia Saw the Oryx First
Thubron, Colin     Turning Back the Sun
Tischler, Victoria, ed.     Mental Health, Psychiatry and the Arts: A Teaching Handbook
Tucker, Neely     Love in the Driest Season
Updike, John     Metamorphosis
Van Pelt, Elizabeth Cohen     The Scalpel and the Silver Bear
Verghese, Abraham     My Own Country: A Doctor's Story of a Town and Its People in the Age of AIDS
    The Tennis Partner
Viramontes, Helena Maria     Under the Feet of Jesus: A Novel
Weishaus, Joel     The Healing Spirit of Haiku
White, Kelley Jean     The Patient Presents
Wiesel, Elie     Open Heart
Williams, Marie Sheppard     The Worldwide Church of the Handicapped and Other Stories
Williams, William Carlos     A Face of Stone
    The Girl with a Pimply Face
    Jean Beicke
Wineberg, Ronna     On Bittersweet Place
Winter, Alison     Mesmerized: Powers of Mind in Victorian Britain
Woodruff, Lee     In an Instant: A Family's Journey of Love and Healing
Wright, Richard     Black Boy
Yang, Belle     Baba: A Return to China Upon My Father's Shoulders
Yehoshua, A. B.     Open Heart
Yoshimoto, Banana     Kitchen
Yoshino, Kenji     Covering: The Hidden Assault on Our Civil Rights
Young, Audrey     The House of Hope and Fear: Life in a Big City Hospital
Young, C. Dale     Torn
Young, Ian     The Private Life of Islam
Zwerdling, Michael     Postcards of Nursing: A Worldwide Tribute