The first comprehensive guide to the burgeoning field of women's autobiography. Essays from 39 prominent critics and writers explore narratives across the centuries and from around the globe. A list of more than 200 women's autobiographies and a comprehensive bibliography provide invaluable information for scholars, teachers, and readers.14 aquot;Biomythography, aquot; King suggests, is aquot;a writing down of our meanings of identity . . . with the materials of our lives.aquot; 15 The generic strategy of biomythography focuses on the process as well as the materials of autobiographical narrativeanbsp;...
|Title||:||Women, Autobiography, Theory|
|Author||:||Sidonie Smith, Julia Watson|
|Publisher||:||Univ of Wisconsin Press - 1998|