Telling women's lives the new biography /

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Wagner-Martin, Linda.
Corporate Author: NetLibrary, Inc.
Format: Electronic eBook
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, c1994.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Biography: the old and the new
  • Telling women's lives
  • The trap of the stereotype
  • Relinquishing stereotypes
  • The biographer's problem: women as wives
  • A woman's self: wives and writers
  • The power of naming
  • Listening to women's stories
  • Writing about mothers
  • Taking control of story: women's voices
  • Families of women
  • The best of them
  • Popular biography
  • Revisionist biographies of women.