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Library News: October 2022 - Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

This campaign seeks to increase global awareness of breast cancer, educate people about methods of prevention and early detection, and raise money to support research.

Breast cancer is a condition whose diagnosis may result in extensive emotional, physical, and social suffering. Many artists have used their craft as a way to cope with breast cancer, and to educate others in innovative ways.

Selected Online Resources:
- Museum Exhibit Encourages Touching the Art to Feel Signs of Breast Cancer (2022)
- Stage show to shine light on breast cancer recovery
- "Is Anybody Paying Attention?": Breast Cancer on Stage in the Twenty-First Century
- Cancer, On and Off Stage (2022)
- Theater Helps Doctors, Nurses Empathize with Breast Cancer Patients
- Theater as a Tool to Educate African Americans About Breast Cancer
- Drama therapy and breast cancer: "Mia", or One Story of the Ill Body and the Transformative Force of Theater
- Facing Illness with Art: 4 Powerful Artworks that Reveal Artists' Experiences with Breast Cancer

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