From Sophocles to Sylvia Plath, writers have long appealed to our fear of mental illness. Their tales do more than simply grip us, says novelist Ann Morgan, they help us to see mental illness as a sliding scale on which we might all at some point find ourselves. Copy and paste this link to find out more here http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/books/features/from-sophocles-to-sylvia-plath-writers-have-long-exploited-our-fear-of-mental-illness-a6824036.html

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