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Life Writing: Essays on Autobiography, Biography and Literature

Life Writing: Essays on Autobiography, Biography and Literature (Hardback)

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This volume of more than twenty essays reflects the intersections between biography, autobiography and literature. Several pieces focus upon the contentious sub-genre of literary biography, while others examine the autobiographical threads that are detachable in literary writing and a variety of other forms.

BiographyBiography: generalAutobiography: generalEssays & WritingEssays & JournalismLiterary essaysEssays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary studies: generalLiterary studies: from c 1900 -Essays & WritingLiterary CriticismLiterary theory Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan Publication Date: 19/11/2009 ISBN-13: 9780230202528  Details: Type: Hardback Format: Books
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MARTIN AMIS Writer and Professor of Creative Writing at Manchester University, UK TIMOTHY C. BAKER Teacher of English and Scottish Literature, University of Edinburgh, UK STANLEY BLACK Senior Lecturer in Spanish, University of Ulster, UK RICHARD BRADFORD Research Professor in English, University of Ulster, UK KEVIN DE ORNELLAS Lecturer in English, University of Ulster, UK RUTH FAINLIGHT Writer GRAHAM GARGETT Professor of French Culture and Ideas, University of Ulster, UK ALEXIS GROHMANN Senior Lecturer in Hispanic Studies, University of Edinburgh, UK TIM HANCOCK Lecturer in English Literature, University of Ulster, UK ANDREW JAMES Lecturer in English, Chikushi Women's University, Dazaifu, Japan E. H. JONES Lecturer in French, University of Leicester, UK ANDREW KEANIE Lecturer in English& History of the Irish Book, University of Ulster, UK NICOLA KING Associate Senior Lecturer in English, University of the West of England, UK CLAIRE LYNCH Completed her doctorate at the University of Oxford, UK RICHARD MAGUIRE PhD student, King's College London, UK DEIDRE O'BYRNE Lecturer in English, Loughborough University, UK DALE SALWAK Professor of English, Citrus College, California, USA ALAN SILLITOE Writer D. J. TAYLOR Critic, novelist and biographer DAVID THORLEY Journalist and freelance writer

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