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Gail Sheehy, the journalist, commentator and pop sociologist whose best-selling “Passages” helped millions navigate their lives from early adulthood to middle age and beyond, died Monday of complications from pneumonia in Southampton, N.Y., according to her daughter, Maura Sheehy. She was 83.(AP Photo, File)

Writer-journalist Gail Sheehy, author of bestselling book ‘Passages,’ dies at 83

By Associated Press | Posted by Saumya Sharma | New York
UPDATED ON AUG 26, 2020 01:00 PM IST
Passages: Predictable Crises of Adult Life was published in 1976 and immediately caught on with a generation torn by the cultural revolution of the time, sorting through mid-life struggles, marital problems, changing gender roles and questions about identity.
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