The art of memoir

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A renowned Syracuse University professor builds on her memoirs and literary anecdotes to outline her personal writing process while identifying the elements of a successful memoir.
Karr breaks down the key elements of great literary memoir, opening our concepts of memory and identity, and illuminating the cathartic power of reflecting on the past; anybody with an inner life or complicated history, whether writer or reader, will relate.
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subject_facetAutobiography
Autobiography -- Authorship
Biography as a literary form
Biography as literary form
Karr, Mary -- Authorship
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Biography
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Biography & Autobiography
Biography as a literary form
Biography as literary form
Karr, Mary
Language Arts
Literary Criticism
Nonfiction
Poets, American
Writing