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Title The philosophy of autobiography / edited by Christopher Cowley.
Publication Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2015.
Description 242 pages ; 23 cm
Call # 808.06692 P
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: what is a philosophy of autobiography? -- Art imitating life imitating art: literary narrative and autobiographical narrative / Marya Schechtman -- A person's words: literary characters and autobiographical understanding / Garry L. Hagberg -- Body, memory, and irrelevancies in Hiroshima Mon Amour / Christopher Hamilton -- Memory, self-understanding, and agency / Marina Oshana -- Telling our own stories: narrative selves and oppressive circumstance / John Christman -- Self-deception, self-knowledge, and autobiography / Somogy Varga -- Autobiographical acts / K. Levy -- Writing about others: an autobiographical perspective / Merete Mazzarella -- From "I" to "we": acts of agency in Simone de Beauvoir's Philosophical Autobiography / J. Lenore Wright -- Fraudulence, obscurity, and exposure: the autobiographical anxieties of Stanley Cavell / Ine Mahon.
Subject Autobiography -- Philosophy.
Autobiography -- Authorship.
Autobiography in literature.
Autobiographical fiction.
Philosophers -- Biography.
Autobiographical fiction. (OCoLC)fst00822535
Autobiography -- Authorship. (OCoLC)fst00822600
Autobiography in literature. (OCoLC)fst00822620
Autobiography -- Philosophy. (OCoLC)fst00822606
Philosophers. (OCoLC)fst01060746
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Addl. Author Cowley, Christopher, 1967- editor.
ISBN 9780226267920 (paperback)
022626792X (paperback)
9780226267890 (hardcover)
022626789X (hardcover)

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 Central 1st Fl - Lit Non-Fic  808.06692 P    DUE 06-22-21