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eBook. English.
Published Lincoln, Nebraska; London, [England]: University of Nebraska Press, 2004
The historian as biographer must resolve questions that reflect the dual challenge of telling history and telling lives: How does the biographer sort...

By Wang, Qi, 1968 April 21- author
eBook. English.
Published New York: Oxford University Press, 2013
This book traces the developmental, social, cultural, and historical origins of the autobiographical self - the self that is made of memories of the personal...

By Cline, Sally, author
eBook. English.
Published London: Bloomsbury, 2013
'Life Writing' is an essential guide to writing biography, autobiography and memoir. It explores the history and forms of life writing, as well as featuring...

eBook. English.
Published Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2014
Revised and augmented edition
Theoretical Discussions of Biography: Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing offers comprehensive overviews by 14 academic scholars of...

eBook. English.
Published Abingdon, Oxon; New York, N.Y.: Routledge, 2017
In recent decades, there has been a substantial turn towards narrative and life history study. The embrace of narrative and life history work has accompanied...

eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015
'Life-writing' is a generic term meant to encompass a range of writings about lives or parts of lives, or which provide materials out of which lives or...

By Hamilton, Nigel
eBook. English.
Published Cambridge, Mass.; London: Harvard University Press, 2009
In 'Biography', award-winning biographer and teacher Nigel Hamilton addresses many related questions in an incisive and vivid narrative that will appeal...

eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Clarendon, 1995
Is literary biography widely read for popular, 'prurient' reasons, or for "reputable" intellectual reasons? Leading critics and professional biographers...

eBook. English.
Published Chichester, West Sussex: Wiley Blackwell, 2019
An authoritative review of literary biography covering the 17th century to the 20th century. 'A Companion to Literary Biography' offers a comprehensive...

By Junod, Karen, 1973-
eBook. English.
Published Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2011
This book explores the development of artists' biographies in the cultural context of 18th- and early 19th-century Britain. It argues that the proliferation...
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