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Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-192) and index.
|LC Classifications||CT22 .W34 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 201 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||201|
|LC Control Number||93042403|
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May 10, · Telling Women’s Lives is the first overview of the writing and the history of biographies about women.
It is a significant contribution to the reassessment of the work of the hundreds of women writers who have made a difference in our conception of what women’s stories--and women’s lives--have been, and are becoming. The book is a must Cited by: Telling Women's Lives assesses existing traditions of autobiography and biography in search of a method capable of conveying the distinctive content of women's lives while retaining the tenor of feminine subjectivity.
Drawing on feminist research methodologies of the past two decades as well as anthropology and sociology, Long paves the way for Cited by: This is a print-on-demand textbook; educators can choose from a number of available essays to be printed together under this title and ISBN.
Cheryl Dudasik-Wiggs is credited as a compiler in earlier editions; no single editor from the Women's Studies faculty at Ohio State University is currently credited with the compilation/5.
Compelled to understand this criticism, Wagner-Martin attempts here to delineate why writing about women's lives has become ``a dangerous cultural and literary project.'' In probing the differences between biographies about men and women, she analyzes the unique difficulties faced by the biographers of Author: Linda Wagner-Martin.
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