Journals Higher Education



Published: 18 June 2010

500 Pages | 6 black-and-white halftones

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199579761

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Self Impression

Life-Writing, Autobiografiction, and the Forms of Modern Literature

Max Saunders

  • Provides fresh persepctives on Ruskin, Proust, Joyce, Pound, Stein, Woolf and Conrad
  • Discusses the nature of 'the autobiographical' in literature, a major but under-researched issue
  • Explores the ways in which life-writing forms - biography, autobiography, memoir, diary, journal - are translated into fiction