Abstract

The recent proliferation of formally innovative literary biographies suggests that the genre has an important critical function. Literary biographies are more than simply an ancillary genre; rather, they ask questions regarding the manner in which readers relate to the implied authors of the literary texts they encounter, and their use of this relationship in their own projects of individualization in modern society.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1529-1456
Print ISSN
0162-4962
Pages
pp. 917-934
Launched on MUSE
2015-07-06
Open Access
No
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