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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 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...

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...

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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