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  Volume 24, Number 1, Winter 2001

Table of Contents

From: Biography

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Autobiography and Changing Identities: Introduction

pp. ix-xx

Autobiography and Changing Identities Welcome to the Conference July 27, 2000

pp. xxi-xxiii

Reviewed Elsewhere

pp. 314-367

Performing Identities

The Rumpled Bed of Autobiography: Extravagant Lives, Extravagant Questions

pp. 1-14

Performing Identities: Actresses and Autobiography

pp. 15-23

"I am Prince Jussuf": Else Lasker-Schüler's Autobiographical Performance

pp. 1-34

Becoming and Be/Longing: Kate Bornstein's Gender Outlaw and My Gender Workbook

pp. 35-56

"Heightened by Life" vs. "Paralyzed by Fact": Photography and Autobiography in Norma Cantú's Canícula

pp. 57-71

"Carefully I Touched the Faces of My Parents": Bergman's Autobiographical Image

pp. 72-84

Performing the Search in Adoption Autobiography: Finding Christa and Reno Finds Her Mom

pp. 85-98

How Do Diaries End?

pp. 99-112

Exploring Ethics

Breaking Rules: The Consequences of Self-Narration

pp. 113-127

Limit-Cases: Trauma, Self-Representation, and the Jurisdictions of Identity

pp. 128-139

Women's Diaries as Life-Savings: Who Decides Whose Life is Saved?: The Journals of Eugénie de Guérin and Elisabeth Leseur

pp. 140-151

Chain Gang Narratives and the Politics of "Speaking For"

pp. 152-171

Writing as Refiguration: Lucy Grealy's Autobiography of a Face

pp. 172-184

Genome and Genre: DNA and Life Writing

pp. 185-196

Narrating Nation

In the Second Person: Narrative Transactions in Stolen Generations Testimony

pp. 197-214

Footprints of the Fugitive: Slave Narrative Discourse and the Trace of Autobiography

pp. 215-225

Doukhobor Autobiography as Witness Narrative

pp. 226-241

Autoethnography and Material Culture: The Case of Bill Reid

pp. 242-258

Displacement and Self-Representation: Theorizing Contemporary Canadian Biotexts

pp. 259-272

"Hidden Country": Discovering Mina Benson Hubbard

pp. 273-287

Eva Hoffman's Double Emigration: Canada as the Site of Exile in Lost in Translation

pp. 288-301

Autobiography, Exile, Home: The Egyptian Memoirs of Gini Alhadeff, AndrÉ Aciman, and Edward Said

pp. 302-313


pp. 368-370

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