Reissuing works originally published between 1960 and 1995, this varied set offers an outstanding collection of scholarship. It includes topics that touch on psychology, feminist criticism, philosophy and literary history as well as examinations of autobiography as genre.
Table of Contents
British Autobiography in the Seventeenth Century Paul Delany; Rewriting the Self: History, Memory, Narrative Mark Freeman; Narcissus and the Invention of Personal History Kenneth J. Knoespel; V.S. Naipaul: Displacement and Autobiography Judith Levy; A Healing Art: Regeneration Through Autobiography Marilyn Chandler McEntyre; Autobiography and Questions of Gender Edited by Shirley Neuman; Design and Truth in Autobiography Roy Pascal; Autobiography and Imagination: Studies in Self-scrutiny John Pilling; Autobiographics in Freud and Derrida Jane Marie Todd