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Published: 19 January 2012

208 Pages


ISBN: 9780199826902

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An Introduction

G. Thomas Couser

  • Introduces readers to the history, techniques, types, and forms of memoir and its many subgenres
  • Penned in clear, accessible prose—Couser's cogent volume will appeal to general readers and undergraduates
  • Offers a clear introduction to the growing field of life-writing more broadly
  • Expands our understanding of memoir to include graphic memoirs (like Spiegelman's Maus) and documentary films like My Architect

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