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The Resource The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students, Vivian Gornick

The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students, Vivian Gornick

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The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students
Title
The situation and the story
Title remainder
the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students
Statement of responsibility
Vivian Gornick
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Taking readers on a tour of some of the best memoirs and essays of the past hundred years, Gornick traces the changing idea of self that has dominated the century, and demonstrates the enduring truth-speaker to be found in the work of writers as diverse as Edmund Gosse, Joan Didion, Oscar Wilde, James Baldwin, and Marguerite Duras
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gornick, Vivian
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Autobiography
  • English prose literature
  • American prose literature
  • English language
  • Autobiography
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • American prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Autobiography
  • English language
  • English prose literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
Label
The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students, Vivian Gornick
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-174)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
50096833
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780374528584
Lccn
2002026415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50096833
Label
The situation and the story : the art of personal narrative : new edition for writers, teachers, and students, Vivian Gornick
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-174)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
50096833
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
First paperback edition.
Extent
174 pages
Isbn
9780374528584
Lccn
2002026415
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)50096833

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