Jan Kirsch, Mizzou alumnus and mother to Nashville Mizzou grad Daniel Kirsch, has written a memoir about her continuing battle with ovarian cancer. If you would be interested in talking with her about her experience, sharing your experience with this illness or a similar illness, or purchasing her book, please visit her at one of her book signings on Saturday, October 17. She will be at the West End Borders from 9:00-12:00 and the Cool Springs Borders from 3:00-5:00.
Her book, Winter Body, Summer Soul, is scheduled for review in the October issue of Missouri Life magazine. More information about the book and the author is also available here.
This book signing is not limited to Mizzou alums. If you know anyone else who might be interested in talking to her or reading her book, please forward this message to him or her.
(submitted by Daniel Kirsch, JD '04)