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The Resource Studies in autobiography, edited by James Olney

Studies in autobiography, edited by James Olney

Label
Studies in autobiography
Title
Studies in autobiography
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Olney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1985
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Olney, James
  • International Symposium on Autobiography and Autobiography Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • English prose literature
Label
Studies in autobiography, edited by James Olney
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Essays from the International Symposium on Autobiography and Autobiography Studies, held at Louisiana State University in March 1985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / James Olney -- The memoirs of Henry James : self-interest as autobiography / James M. Cox -- The biographer's secret / Ira B. Nadel -- Narrative and chronology as structures of reference and the new model autobiographer / Paul John Eakin -- Conversion and the language of autobiography / Geoffrey Galt Harpham -- James Gronniosaw and the trope of the Talking Book / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Black Elk speaks with forked tongue / G. Thomas Couser -- Dialogue in antebellum Afro-American autobiography / William L. Andrews -- Is the slave narrative a species of autobiography? / John Sekora --Scripture of the self : "prologue in heaven" / Georges Gusdorf -- Toward conceptualizing diary / Felicity A. Nussbaum
  • The body, the book, and "The true hero of the tale" : De Quincey's 1821 Confessions and romantic autobiography as cultural artifact / Charles J. Rzepka -- The objectivity of The education of Henry Adams / Thomas R. Smith -- On writing autobiography / Wallace Fowlie -- Autogynography / Germaine Brée -- Shadowed presence : modern women writers' autobiographies and the other / Julia Watson -- Midwestern diaries and journals : what women were (not) saying in the late 1800s / Suzanne L. Bunkers -- Gender and autobiographical form : the case of the spiritual autobiography / Linda H. Peterson
Control code
17353539
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780195051315
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87035010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1157365
Label
Studies in autobiography, edited by James Olney
Publication
Note
Essays from the International Symposium on Autobiography and Autobiography Studies, held at Louisiana State University in March 1985
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction / James Olney -- The memoirs of Henry James : self-interest as autobiography / James M. Cox -- The biographer's secret / Ira B. Nadel -- Narrative and chronology as structures of reference and the new model autobiographer / Paul John Eakin -- Conversion and the language of autobiography / Geoffrey Galt Harpham -- James Gronniosaw and the trope of the Talking Book / Henry Louis Gates, Jr. -- Black Elk speaks with forked tongue / G. Thomas Couser -- Dialogue in antebellum Afro-American autobiography / William L. Andrews -- Is the slave narrative a species of autobiography? / John Sekora --Scripture of the self : "prologue in heaven" / Georges Gusdorf -- Toward conceptualizing diary / Felicity A. Nussbaum
  • The body, the book, and "The true hero of the tale" : De Quincey's 1821 Confessions and romantic autobiography as cultural artifact / Charles J. Rzepka -- The objectivity of The education of Henry Adams / Thomas R. Smith -- On writing autobiography / Wallace Fowlie -- Autogynography / Germaine Brée -- Shadowed presence : modern women writers' autobiographies and the other / Julia Watson -- Midwestern diaries and journals : what women were (not) saying in the late 1800s / Suzanne L. Bunkers -- Gender and autobiographical form : the case of the spiritual autobiography / Linda H. Peterson
Control code
17353539
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xvii, 228 pages
Isbn
9780195051315
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
87035010
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(WaOLN)1157365

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