New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
xii, 228 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
PS366.A88 R63 1999
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 211-220) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction. Reading autobiography: strategies and structures. "Everybody's Zora:: visions, setting, and voice in Dust tracks on a road. Commodities that speak: form and transformation in Mary Rowlandson's captivity narrative and Harriet Jacob's Incidents in the life of a slave girl. In one voice: autobiographical acts in Maxine Hong Kingston's The women warrior nad Hisaye Yamamoto's "The legend of Miss Sasagawara." People made of words: identity and identification in Leslie Marmon Silko's Storyteller and Adrienne Kennedy's People who led my plays. Conclusion. Making face, making race: prosopopoeia, autobiography, and identity construction in Cecile Pineda's Face.