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Worth Quoting (Interviews): Elaine Marcus Starkman

Worth Quoting was made possible by Florida Community College at Jacksonville. The series was recorded from 1985 to 2005, and features a powerful collection of interviews.
Interviewee Elaine Marcus Starkman
Interviewer Mary Sue Koeppel
Subject Aging process and acceptance

Copyright 1994  Florida Community College at Jacksonville



Elaine Marcus Starkman - poet, playwright, and author of  Learning to Sit in the Silence: A Journal of Caretaking - shares selections of her book and discusses spending ten years of her life as caretaker of her mother-in-law.  Through her writings, Elaine reflects on this time period in her life and how she coped with the essential truths of the aging process.



Aging process, elderly, middle age, caretaking, sandwich generation, poetry

Elaine Marcus Starkman

Starkman, E. M. (1994). Interviewed by Mary Sue Koeppel [Video Recording]. Worth Quoting. YouTube, Jacksonville, Florida.

Run time: 27 minutes