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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 10 citing The tradition of women's autobiography from antiquity to the present.

Therapeutic Dimensions of Autobiography in Creative Writing

Celia Hunt - Psychology - 2000 - 208 pages
'It was the author's own experience of fictional autobiography that led Celia Hunt serendipiditously to appreciate that such writing could be therapeutic. She noticed, for ...
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Women and Literature in Britain 1800-1900

Joanne Shattock - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 311 pages
These new essays by leading scholars explore nineteenth-century women's writing across a spectrum of genres. The book's focus is on women's role in and access to literary ...
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Becoming Victoria

Lynne Vallone - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 256 pages
Part biography, part historical and cultural study, this richly illustrated volume uncovers in fascinating detail the childhood that Princess Victoria actually lived. Vallone ...
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Women in Europe Between the Wars: Politics, Culture and Society

Angela Kershaw, Angela Kimyongür - History - 2007 - 249 pages
The central aim of this interdisciplinary book is to make visible the intentionality behind the 'forgetting' of European women's contributions during the period between the two ...
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Apparitions of the Self: The Secret Autobiographies of a Tibetan Visionary

Janet Gyatso - Religion - 1999 - 384 pages
Apparitions of the Self is a groundbreaking investigation into what is known in Tibet as "secret autobiography," an exceptional, rarely studied literary genre that presents a ...
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Forgotten Engagements: Women, Literature and the Left in 1930s France

Angela Kershaw - History - 2007 - 306 pages
This study is the first to examine the contribution made by women writers to politically committed literature in 1930s France. Its purpose is to bring to light the work of ...
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Gendered Resistance: The Autobiographies of Simone de Beauvoir, Maya Angelou ...

Valérie Baisnée - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 176 pages
Four major women's autobiographies of the twentieth century are discussed together here for the first time. Valérie Baisnée reinterprets the autobiographical writing of Simone ...
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