Contesting Childhood: Autobiography, Trauma, and Memory

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The late 1990s and early 2000s witnessed a surge in the publication and popularity of autobiographical writings about childhood. Linking literary and cultural studies, Contesting Childhood draws on a varied selection of works from a diverse range of authorsufrom first-time to experienced writers. Kate Douglas explores Australian accounts of the Stolen Generation, contemporary American and British narratives of abuse, the bestselling memoirs of Andrea Ashworth, Augusten Burroughs, Robert Drewe, Mary Karr, Frank McCourt, Dave ...

Contesting Childhood: Autobiography, Trauma, and Memory 2010, Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780813546643

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Contesting Childhood: Autobiography, Trauma, and Memory 2010, Rutgers University Press, New Brunswick, NJ

ISBN-13: 9780813546636

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