Institutionalization


Art Film Literature


Art


Goya, Francisco     Courtyard with Lunatics
Kashi, Ed     Aging in America
Layton, Elizabeth     The Courtroom
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
Van Gogh, Vincent     A Corridor in the Asylum
    Self-Portrait
    Self-Portrait with Bandaged Ear
Winokur, Julie     Aging in America


Film


    Article 99
    Awakenings
    Away From Her
    The Barbarian Invasions
    Beautiful Dreamers
    The Brood
    Complaints of a Dutiful Daughter
    Dialogues with Madwomen
    The Doctor
    The Eighth Day
    The Elephant Man
    Frances
    Holding Our Own: Embracing the End of Life
    Man Facing Southeast (Hombre Mirando Al Sudeste)
    The Motorcycle Diaries
    Nell
    One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest
    Out of the Shadow
    Rain Man
    Respiro
    The Savages
    Seraphine
    Shutter Island
    The Snake Pit
    Titicut Follies
    Whose Life Is It Anyway?
    A Woman Under the Influence
    A Woman's Tale


Literature


Abrahams, Lionel     The Celibacy of Felix Greenspan
Abse, Dannie     Pythagoras (Smith)
Atwood, Margaret     Alias Grace
Auden, W. H.     Surgical Ward
B., David     Epileptic
Baca, Jimmy Santiago     A Place to Stand
Bagnold, Enid     A Diary Without Dates
Barth, Richard     Deadly Climate
Bauer, Mark S., ed.     A Mind Apart
Bernlef, J.     Out of Mind
Bishop, Elizabeth     Visits to St. Elizabeths
Bly, Carol     Gunnar's Sword
Bogan, Louise     Evening in the Sanitarium
Booth, Philip     Fallback
Butler, Samuel     Erewhon
Campbell, Robert     Nibbled to Death by Ducks
Carson, Anne     Hero
Carver, Raymond     Where I'm Calling From
Casey, Charles     The Sharon Kowalski Case: Lesbian and Gay Rights on Trial
Casey, Nell, ed.     Unholy Ghost: Writers on Depression
Chao, Patricia     Monkey King: A Novel
Chekhov, Anton P.     Murder
Clendinen, Dudley     A Place Called Canterbury: Tales of the New Old Age in America
Cohen, Marion Deutsche     Chronic Progressive
Collins, Anne     In the Sleep Room: The Story of The CIA Brainwashing Experiments in Canada
Crandall, Rob Crandall, Walter H.     Borders of Time: Life in a Nursing Home
Crutcher, Chris     Staying Fat for Sarah Byrnes
Dans, Peter E.     Doctors in the Movies: Boil the Water and Just Say Aah
Derby, Pat     Visiting Miss Pierce
Dickens, Charles     A Curious Dance Round a Curious Tree
    Our Mutual Friend
Diedrich, Lisa     Treatments: Language, Politics, and the Culture of Illness
Donley, C. & Buckley, S., eds.     What's Normal? Narratives of Mental and Emotional Disorders
Douglas, Ellen     Apostles of Light
Dove, Rita     Old Folk's Home, Jerusalem
Dyer, Joyce     In a Tangled Wood
Edwards, Kim     The Memory Keeper's Daughter
Fadiman, Anne     The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down
Findley, Timothy     Pilgrim
    Pilgrim
FitzGerald, James     What Disturbs Our Blood: A Son's Attempt to Redeem the Past
Flynn, Nick     Another Bullshit Night in Suck City
Foucault, Michel     Madness and Civilization: A History of Insanity in the Age of Reason
Fox, Mem (Merrion Frances)     Wilfrid Gordon McDonald Partridge
Fraser, Gregory     Strange Pieta
Fugard, Athol     A Lesson from Aloes
Garcia Marquez, Gabriel     Of Love and Other Demons
Garshin, Vsevolod     The Scarlet Flower
Geller, J. L. & Harris, M., eds.     Women of the Asylum: Voices from Behind the Walls, 1840-1945
Getsi, Lucia Cordell     Letter from the Rehabilitation Institute
Ginsberg, Allen     Kaddish
Glasgow, Ellen     Jordan's End
Gruen, Sara     Ape House
Hikmet, Nazim     On Living
Hitchcock, Susan Tyler     Mad Mary Lamb: Lunacy and Murder in Literary London
Hornbacher, Marya     Madness
    Wasted: A Memoir of Anorexia and Bulimia
Hull, Jonathan     Losing Julia
Itani, Frances     Deafening
Jamison, Kay Redfield     Touched with Fire: Manic-Depressive Illness and the Artistic Temperament
Jensen, Liz     The Ninth Life of Louis Drax
Jolley, Elizabeth     Dingle the Fool
Kaysen, Susanna     Girl, Interrupted
Keizer, Bert     Dancing with Mister D: Notes on Life and Death
Kenney, Susan     In Another Country
Kirschner, Elizabeth     My Life as a Doll
Knapp, Caroline     Drinking: A Love Story
Lamb, Wally     I Know This Much is True
Lamott, Anne     Blue Shoe
LaPlante, Alice     Turn of Mind
Laqueur, Thomas Walter     Clio among the Old Folks
Larkin, Philip     The Building
Lessing, Doris     The Fifth Child
Levi, Primo     The Drowned and the Saved
Lieberman, Michael     Sojourn at Elmhurst
Lifshitz, L. H., ed.     Only Morning in Her Shoes: Poems About Old Women
Liveson, Jay     Hanging On
London, Jack     Told in the Drooling Ward
Lowry, Lois     The Silent Boy
MacGregor, John Monroe     The Discovery of the Art of the Insane
Mairs, Nancy     A Troubled Guest: Life and Death Stories
Mann, Thomas     The Magic Mountain (Der Zauberberg)
    Tristan
Manning, Margaret     Undercurrents: A Therapist's Reckoning with Her Own Depression
Maugham, W. (William) Somerset     Sanatorium
Maynard, Joyce     The Cloud Chamber
McEwan, Ian     Black Dogs
McGrath, Patrick     Asylum
McLoughlin, J., ed.     On the Death of a Parent
Miller, Andrew     Ingenious Pain
Mitchell, S. (Silas) Weir     Fat and Blood: An Essay on the Treatment of Certain Forms of Neurasthenia and Hysteria
Mojtabai, A. G. (Ann Grace)     Soon: Tales from Hospice
Morrison, Toni     Recitatif
Munce, Alayna     When I Was Young and in My Prime
Newman, Richard     Alma Rosé: Vienna to Auschwitz
Nolan, Han     Dancing on the Edge
Nuland, Sherwin B.     Lost in America: A Journey with My Father
Otsuka, Julie     When the Emperor Was Divine
Padilla, Ignacio     Amends in Halak-Proot
Parks, Tim     Destiny
Perkins, Fionna     The Changes
Piercy, Marge     Does the Light Fail Us, or Do We Fail the Light?
    Out of Sight
Plath, Sylvia     Old Ladies' Home
Poe, Edgar Allan     The System of Doctor Tarr and Professor Fether
Poirier, Suzanne     Doctors in the Making: Memoirs and Medical Education
Reade, Charles     Hard Cash
Reiss, Benjamin     Theaters of Madness: Insane Asylums and Nineteenth-Century American Culture
Robinson, David J.     Reel Psychiatry: Movie Portrayals of Psychiatric Conditions
Rogoff, Marianne     Silvie's Life
Rothman, D. J.,et al., eds.     Medicine and Western Civilization
Rothman, Sheila     Living in the Shadow of Death
Sacks, Oliver     The Autist Artist
    The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat
    Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood
Saramago, José     Blindness
Sarton, May     As We Are Now
Scully, Julia     Outside Passage
Seaver, Anne Mae Halgram     My World Now
Sexton, Anne     You, Doctor Martin
Shawn, Allen     Wish I Could Be There: Notes from a Phobic Life
Sheed, Wilfrid     In Love with Daylight: A Memoir of Recovery
Silko, Leslie Marmon     Almanac of the Dead: A Novel
    Ceremony
Simonds, Merilyn     The Convict Lover: A True Story
Sirof, Harriet     Because She's My Friend
Skloot, Floyd     A World of Light
Steinbeck, John     The Pastures of Heaven
Stone, Robert     Absence of Mercy
Strand, Mark     Old People on the Nursing Home Porch
Studer, Constance     Body Language
Sweet, Victoria     God's Hotel: A Doctor, A Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine
Talarigo, Jeff     The Pearl Diver
Tayman, John     The Colony: The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai
Trumbo, Dalton     Johnny Got His Gun
Tucker, Neely     Love in the Driest Season
Wagner, Pamela Spiro     We Mad Climb Shaky Ladders
Warren, Samuel     Passages from the Diary of a Late Physician
Weinstein, Harvey M.     Father, Son, and CIA
Welty, Eudora     Lilly Daw and the Three Ladies
Wilkomirski, Binjamin     Fragments
Williams, Guy     The Age of Agony: The Art of Healing, 1700-1800
    The Age of Miracles: Medicine and Surgery in the Nineteenth Century
Williams, Philip Lee     All the Western Stars
Williams, Terry Tempest     The Village Watchman
Williams, William Carlos     The Mental Hospital Garden
Winchester, Simon     The Professor and the Madman: A Tale of Murder, Insanity, and the Making of the Oxford English Dicti
Wittlinger, Ellen     Stevie in the Mirror