Getting Personal: Autobiography as Cultural Criticism

Notes

Explores personal criticism: an explicitly autobiographical performance within the act of criticism.

Find article in misc. folder 2. This item is part of the Study Room Guide On (W)Reading Performance Writing by Rachel Lois Clapham (P1433)

Artist / Author Nancy K Miller
Publisher Routledge
Reference A0287
Date 1991
Journal Feminist Occasions and Autobiographical Acts
Journal page pp 1-30
Type Article

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