Memoirists on the Hazards and Rewards of Revealing Family
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||University of Nebraska Press|
| Book Format:||Ebook|
|List Price:||USD $25.00|
| Book Description: |
Whenever a memoirist gives a reading, someone in the audience is sure to ask: How did your family react? Revisiting our pasts and exploring our experiences, we often reveal more of our nearest and dearest than they might prefer. This volume navigates the emotional and literary minefields that any writer of family stories or secrets must travel when depicting private lives for public consumption.
Essays by twenty-five memoirists, including Faith Adiele, Alison Bechdel,...