Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 March 2000

208 Pages

ISBN: 9780748611157

Bookseller Code (01)

Memory, Narrative, Identity

Remembering the Self

Nicola King

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Tendencies Identities Texts Cultures

  • Close readings of recent fiction and autobiography, including Toni Morrison's Beloved, Anne Michaels' Fugitive Pieces and the popularthrillers of Barbara Vine
  • An interrogation of the models of memory which underpin the constructionof narratives and of identities, and of culture
  • A focus on meaning as constructed by the readers of the narrative text
  • An exploration of the myths of 'origin'

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