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Title Breathing lessons [electronic resource] : the life and work of Mark O'Brien / an Inscrutable Films production in conjunction with Pacific News Service ; produced, directed, and written by Jessica Yu.
Published Boston, MA : Fanlight Productions, 1996.

Description 1 online resource (35 min.)
Series Health and society in video
Note Open-captioned for the hearing impaired.
Summary Poet-journalist Mark O'Brien was stricken with polio in childhood and has spent most of his life in an iron lung. He describes how he has fought against illness and bureacracy for his right to lead an independent life and offers his reflections on work, sex, death, and God.
Note Previously published as DVD.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press, 2012. (Health and society in video). Available via World Wide Web.
Subject O'Brien, Mark, 1949-1999.
Documentary films.
People with disabilities -- California -- Biography.
Journalists -- California -- Biography.
Poets, American -- California -- Biography.
Poliomyelitis -- Patients -- Biography.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre Documentary films.
Internet videos.
Related Names Loh, Sandra Tsing.
O'Brien, Mark, 1949-1999.
Yu, Jessica.
Inscrutable Films (Firm)
Pacific News Service.
Alternate Title Life and work of Mark O'Brien
Collection Title Alexander Street Press.
NIH/NLM Women's Health Resources Dissemination Outreach Project Grant.
Related To Original video publisher number 180
Original (OCoLC)ocm35185726
Original 157295180X