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Autobiographical occasions and original acts : versions of American identity from Henry Adams to Nate Shaw / Albert E. Stone.

Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, 1982.
ISBN 0812211278, 0812278453

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Subjects Adams, Henry, 1838-1918.
American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American prose literature.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.
Authors, American.
Shaw, Nate.
United States -- History -- 20th century -- Biography.
United States.
Description xvi, 349 pages ; 24 cm
Copyright Date 1982.
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Individual stories and cultural narratives: autobiography in modern America -- History and a final self: W.E.B. Du Bois and Henry Adams -- Soul and the self: Black Elk and Thomas Merton -- Childhood of the artist: Louis Sullivan and Richard Wright -- Cato's mirror: the face of violence in the autobiographies of Alexander Berkman and Conrad Aiken -- Becoming a woman in male America: Margaret Mead and Anaïs Nin -- Two recreate one: the act of collaboration in recent Black autobiography -- Ossie Guffy, Nate Shaw, Malcolm X -- Factual fictions: experiments in autobiography by Norman Mailer, Frank Conroy, Lillian Hellman.
Genre Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8626592
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Stone, Albert E.
Publication timeline, list of works, related names and subjects and other information


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