By Elizabeth Wurtzel

Elizabeth Wurtzel writes along with her finger within the faint pulse of an overdiagnosed generation whose ruling icons are Kurt Cobain, Xanax, and pierced tongues. In this famous memoir of her bouts with melancholy and skirmishes with medications, Prozac Nation is a witty and sharp account of the psychopharmacology of an period for readers of Girl, Interrupted and Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar.

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