Songs in Ursa Major cover

Shot through with the lyrics, 
the icons, the lore, the adrenaline 
of the early 70s music scene, 
Songs in Ursa Major pulses with romantic longing and asks the question so many female artists 
must face: What are we willing to sacrifice for our dreams?

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Emma Brodie has worked in book publishing for a decade, most recently as an Executive Editor at Little, Brown’s Voracious imprint. She graduated from the Johns Hopkins University’s Writing Seminars program, and is a longtime contributor to HuffPost and a faculty member at Catapult, Co. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and their dog, Freddie Mercury.