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Writing lives

Writing lives

biography and textuality, identity and representation in early modern England

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Renaissance -- Biography -- History and criticism,
  • England -- Biography -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Kevin Sharpe and Steven N. Zwicker.
    GenreBiography
    ContributionsSharpe, Kevin, Zwicker, Steven N.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA317 .W75 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 369 p. :
    Number of Pages369
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22561372M
    ISBN 100199217017
    ISBN 109780199217014
    LC Control Number2008298792

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Book Condition: Very Good used copy: Some light wear to cover, spine and page edges. Very minimal writing or notations in margins. Very minimal writing or notations in margins.

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Writing the Lives of Writers ponders that strange ventriloquized dialogue between biographers and their subjects, a dialogue all the stranger when the subject is a writer. It contains 22 essays by internationally distinguished scholars and biographers including Martin C.

Battestin, Isobel Grundy, John Haffenden, Hermione Lee, Lawrence Lipking, Ray Monk, Hazel Rowley, Max Saunders, Martin Stannard and Author: Warwick Gould. Writing Lives: Ethnographic and Autoethnographic Narratives publishes autoethnographic and narrative research projects across the disciplines of the human sciences—anthropology, communication, education, psychology, sociology, etc.

Mar 31,  · Book Description. Writing Lives takes as its focus life writing, both autobiography and biography, discussing these genres specifically within the contexts of the lives and literary careers of writers, past and present.

In addition to exploring the key characteristics of life writing, the book also examines the relationship between the lives Cited by: 2. Doing Time, Writing Lives: Refiguring Literacy and Higher Education in Prison.

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Drawn from both existing material and original research /5(73). The book closes with essays by contemporary, practising biographers, Daisy Hay and Laurel Brake, who explain their decisions to move away from the single subject in writing the lives of figures from the Romantic and Victorian periods.

Writing Lives: Ethnographic and Autoethnographic Narratives publishes autoethnographic and narrative research projects across the disciplines of the human sciences—anthropology, communication, education, psychology, sociology, etc.

The series editors seek manuscripts that blur the boundaries between humanities and social sciences. In Process, Sarah Stodola shares a series of profiles detailing, briefly, the writing lives of famous authors ranging from Edith Wharton to Junot Diaz.

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Writing the Lives of the English Poor, ss book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. From the mid-eighteenth century to the 3/5(1). Jan 01,  · This bibliography includes major critical studies of autobiography, biography, diary writing, and letters that deal substantively with working-class life writing.

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Riis continued to pursue his activism through writing. Trev Lynn Broughton takes an in-depth look at the developments within Victorian auto/biography, and asks what we can learn about the conditions and limits of male literary authority.

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Print book: EnglishView all editions and formats Summary: Parke surveys biography from classical times to the present, focusing her analysis on Western culture, and providing detailed readings of works by James Boswell, Richard Ellman, and Gertrude Stein (who together represent the variety of modern literary biography).

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