Bibliography of Alzheimer's in Poetry


Booth, Phillip. "Fallback," In Literature & Aging: an Anthology. edited by Martin Kohn, Carol Donley & Delese Wear. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1992.

Cherry, Kelly. "Alzheimer's" In Death and Transfiguration. Louisiana State University Press, 1997.

Cirillo, Stacey, "As She Sits" In Alzheimer's Disease Caregivers Speak Out, by Pam Haisman. Ft. Myers, FL: Chippendale House Publishers, 1998.

Clancy, Joseph P. Ordinary time. Llandysul, Ceredigion, Wales: Gomer, 2000. ISBN: 1859027393

Dyer, Paul B. Please, Remember Me: Poems about Alzheimer's disease. Alzheimer's Association,1995.

Hacker, Mary. "Against Elegies" In Winter Numbers. New York: Norton Press, 1995.

Ham, Jerry. This Stranger in Our House. Spokane, WA: The Inland Northwest Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association (720 W. Boone Ave., Suite 101, Spokane, WA 99201), 1999. See Book Reviews

Harrod, Lois Marie. Spelling the World Backwards. Palanquin Press, 2000. ISBN: 1891508059

Kono, Juliet. "Elizabeth" In Tsunami Years. Honolulu: Bamboo Ridge Press, 1995.

Larkin, Phillip. "The Old Fools." In Collected Poems. Edited by Anthony Thwaite. New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1989.

MacDonald, Hugh. Looking for Mother. Windsor, Canada: Black Moss Press, 1995. See Book Reviews

Maylon, Carol. Emma's Dead. Toronto, Canada: Wolsak and Wynn, 1992.

Morgan, Betty. Alzheimer's Alters Us All. Lexington, Va.: Betty Morgan, 1984.

O'Heir, Diane. "Shore" In Home Free. New York: Atheneum, 1988.

Pepper, Leila. In War with Time: Poems. Windsor, Ont.: Black Moss Press, 1994.

Sierra, Sherry. "The Call" In The Writer. (March 1993), v. 106(3), p. 23.

Silvermarie, Sue. Tales from my teachers on the Alzheimer's unit Milwaukee, Wis.: Families International, 1996.

Smith Bower, Cathy "Aphasia" In The Love That Ended Yesterday in Texas. Lubbock, Texas: Texas Tech University Press, 1993.

Wagoner, David. "Into the Nameless Places" In Broken Country: Poems. Boston: Little, 1979.

Womack, Dorothy. Crowing Touches Tullahoma, TN: (411 Old Manchester Hwy.): D. Womack, 1999.

Thank you so much to the Alzheimer's Association for the publication which helped me in compiling this bibliography:
Alzheimer's Disease in Novels, Plays, Poetry, and Short Stories: a List of Selected Resources, prepared by Celine Gura, Associate Director, Benjamin B. Green-Field National Alzheimer's Library and Resource Center.

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