Introduction viii one | Lady Looked Like a Dude: Impersonation and Identity 1 two | Facing Down the Grim Reaper: Illness and Survival 27 three | Baby Bumps: Expecting and Expectation 48 four | Woodstock: Myth and Mythmaking 88 five | Business and Bullshit 104 six | Gods and Monsters 136 seven | Love: The Big Production 193 eight | I'm Okay, You're O'Keeff e 218 nine | Sing Shine Dance 232 Afterword 257 Acknowledgements 259 Notes 262 Bibliography 275 Index 279
Katherine Monk is a national movie journalist for Postmedia News Service. Her journalism career includes stints as a movie critic, pop music critic, and news reporter. Her bestselling book on Canadian film, Weird Sex and Snowshoes, was adapted to the screen by Omni Film in 2004. Joni Mitchell has been part of her life's soundtrack for as long as she can remember. She lives in Vancouver.