Selected Bibliography for the Study of Life Writing

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Date: Sept. 2015
Publisher: Purdue University Press
Document Type: Bibliography
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Abdo, Nahla, and Ronit Lentin, eds. Women and the Politics of Military Confrontation: Palestinian and Israeli Gendered Narratives of Dislocation. New York: Berghahn, 2002.

Acton, Carol. "Dangerous Daughters: Gender Identity in Women's Writing from World War I and the Vietnam War." War, Literature and the Arts 13.1-2 (2001): 87-113.

Acton, Carol. "Diverting the Gaze: The Unseen Text in Women's War Writing." College Literature 31.2 (2004): 53-79.

Acton, Carol. Grief in Wartime: Private Pain, Public Discourse. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2007.

Acton, Carol. "'Stepping into History': Reading the Second World War through Irish Women's Diaries." Irish Studies Review 18.1 (2010): 39-56.

Adair, John. By the Sword Divided: Eyewitness Account of the English Civil War. London: Sutton, 1998.

Adak, Hulya. "National Myths and Self-Na(rra)tions: Mustafa Kemal's Nutuk and Halide Edib's Memoirs and the Turkish Ordeal." South Atlantic Quarterly 102.2-3 (2003): 509-27.

Adams, Timothy Dow. Telling Lies in Modern American Autobiography. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina UP, 1990.

Adams, Timothy Dow. Light Writing and Life Writing: Photography in Autobiography. Chapel Hill: U of North Carolina UP, 1999.

Adler, Nanci. Keeping Faith with the Party: Communist Believers Return from the Gulag. Bloomington: Indiana UP, 2012.

Ahn, Shinkwon, Yunho Lee, and Kyungil Park. "Pre-and Post-War Life History of Sex Slave Victims by Imperial Japanese Army." Life Science Journal 11.7 (2014): 528-33.

Alexander, Karen, and Mary E. Hawkesworth, eds. War & Terror: Feminist Perspectives. Chicago: U of Chicago P, 2008.

Alteras, Lea Ausch. Three Generations of Jewish Women: Holocaust Survivors, Their Daughters, and Granddaughters. Lanham: UP of America, 2002.

Anishchenkova, Valerie, ed. Autobiographical Identities in Contemporary Arab Culture. Edinburgh: Edinburgh UP, 2014.

Armstrong, Andrew. "Speaking through the Wound: Irruption and Memory in the Writing of Ben Okri and Festus Iyayi." Journal of African Cultural Studies 13.2 (2000): 173-183.

Ashley, Kathleen, Leigh Gilmore, and Gerald Peters, eds. Autobiography and Postmodernism. Amherst: U of Massachusetts P, 1994.

Baena, Rosalia, ed. Transculturing Auto/Biography: Forms of Life Writing. Mahwah: Taylor and Francis, 2007.

Baer, Elizabeth. "Complicating the Holocaust: Who is a Victim? What is a Holocaust Memoir?" Remembering the Future: The Holocaust in an Age of Genocide. Ed. John K. Roth and Elizabeth Maxwell. London: Palgrave MacMillan, 2000. 15-23.

Baer, Elizabeth R., and Myrna Goldenberg, eds. Experience and Expression: Women, the Nazis, and the Holocaust. Detroit: Wayne State UP, 2003.

Baggerman, Arianne, Rudolf Dekker, and Michael Mascuch, eds. Controlling Time and Shaping the Self: Developments in Autobiographical Writing since the Sixteenth Century. Leiden: Brill, 2011.

Balaev, Michelle. "Trends in Literary Trauma Theory." Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature 4.2(2000): 149-66.

Barbour, John D. The Value of Solitude: The Ethics and Spirituality of Aloneness in Autobiography. Charlottesville: U of Virginia P, 2004.

Bardenstein, Carol. "Beyond Univocal Baklava: Deconstructing Food-as-Ethnicity and the Ideology of Homeland in Diana Abu Jaber's The Language of Baklava." The Journal of Arabic Literature 41 (2010): 160-79.

Bardenstein, Carol. "Transmission Interrupted: Reconfiguring Food, Memory, and Gender in Cookbook-Memoirs of Middle Eastern Exiles." Gender and Cultural Memory 28.1 (2010): 353-87.

Beattie, Keith. "'The Healed Wound':...

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