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The Resource Autobiography : essays theoretical and critical, edited by James Olney

Autobiography : essays theoretical and critical, edited by James Olney

Label
Autobiography : essays theoretical and critical
Title
Autobiography
Title remainder
essays theoretical and critical
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Olney
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Professor Olney gathers together in this book some of the best and most important writings on autobiography produced in the past two decades. Originally published in 1980
Member of
Dewey number
809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Olney, James,
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
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Autobiography
Label
Autobiography : essays theoretical and critical, edited by James Olney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-352) and index
Contents
Autobiography and the cultural moment: A thematic, historical and bibliographical introduction / James Olney -- Conditions and limits of autobiography / George Gusdorf -- Full of life now / Barrett J. Mandel -- The Style of autobiography / Jean Starobinski -- Some principles of autobiography / William L. Howarth -- Confessions and autobiography / Stephen Spender -- Recovering literature's lost ground through autobiography / James M. Cox -- Autobiography and the making of America / Robert F. Sayre -- Black autobiography: Life as the death weapon / Roger Rosenblatt -- Malcolm X and the limits of autobiography / Paul John Eakin -- Michel Leiris: Mazemaker / Germaine Brée -- The Other voice: Autobiographies of women writers / Mary G. Mason -- Some versions of memory/ Some versions of bios: The ontology of autobiography / James Olney -- The Veto of the imagination: A theory of autobiography / Louis A. Renza -- Eye for I: Making and unmaking autobiography in film / Elizabeth W. Bruss -- Fictions of the self: The end of autobiography / Michael Sprinker
Control code
ocn884013410
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400856312
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013410
Label
Autobiography : essays theoretical and critical, edited by James Olney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-352) and index
Contents
Autobiography and the cultural moment: A thematic, historical and bibliographical introduction / James Olney -- Conditions and limits of autobiography / George Gusdorf -- Full of life now / Barrett J. Mandel -- The Style of autobiography / Jean Starobinski -- Some principles of autobiography / William L. Howarth -- Confessions and autobiography / Stephen Spender -- Recovering literature's lost ground through autobiography / James M. Cox -- Autobiography and the making of America / Robert F. Sayre -- Black autobiography: Life as the death weapon / Roger Rosenblatt -- Malcolm X and the limits of autobiography / Paul John Eakin -- Michel Leiris: Mazemaker / Germaine Brée -- The Other voice: Autobiographies of women writers / Mary G. Mason -- Some versions of memory/ Some versions of bios: The ontology of autobiography / James Olney -- The Veto of the imagination: A theory of autobiography / Louis A. Renza -- Eye for I: Making and unmaking autobiography in film / Elizabeth W. Bruss -- Fictions of the self: The end of autobiography / Michael Sprinker
Control code
ocn884013410
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 360 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400856312
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884013410

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