The Private self : theory and practice of women's autobiographical writings / edited by Shari Benstock.
Contributor(s): Benstock, Shari.Material type: TextPublisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c1988Description: vi, 319 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0807817910 (alk. paper); 9780807817919 (alk. paper); 0807842184 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9780807842188 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): English prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism | American prose literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism | Women authors, American -- Biography -- History and criticism | Women authors, English -- Biography -- History and criticism | Women -- Great Britain -- Biography -- History and criticism | Women -- United States -- Biography -- History and criticism | Women and literature -- English-speaking countries | Autobiography -- Women authors | Self in literatureAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Private self.DDC classification: 809/.93592/088042 Also issued online.
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Includes bibliographies and index.
Authorizing the autobiographical / Shari Benstock -- Women's autobiographical selves : theory and practice / Susan Stanford Friedman -- My statue, my self : autobiographical writings of Afro-American women / Elizabeth Fox-Genovese -- Simone de Beauvoir : aging and its discontents / Kathleen Woodward -- Invincible mediocrity : the private selves of public women / Jane Marcus -- Eighteenth-century women's autobiographical commonplaces / Felicity A. Nussbaum -- Female rhetorics / Patricia Meyer Spacks -- Pedagogy as self-expression in Mary Wolstonecraft : exorcising the past, finding a voice / Mitzi Myers -- Representing two cultures : Jane Austen's letters / Deborah Kaplan -- Dorothy Wordsworth's journals : putting herself down / James Holt McGavran, Jr. -- Charlotte Forten Grimké and the search for a public voice / Joanne M. Braxton -- "Wider than the sky" : public presence and private self in Dickinson, James, and Woolf / Nancy Walker.
Also issued online.