New PDF release: Life Writing and Space

By Eveline Kilian,Hope Wolf

How does our skill, hope or failure to find ourselves inside house, and with appreciate to yes areas, influence the development and narration of our identities? impending recordings and interpretations of selves, stories and studies throughout the lens of theories of house and position, this publication brings the hot spatial flip within the Humanities to endure upon the paintings of lifestyles writing. It exhibits how suggestions of subjectivity draw on spatial principles and metaphors, and the way the grounding and uprooting of the self is known when it comes to position. different chapters examine ways that selves are reimagined via relocation and the traversing of areas and texts. Many are all for the politics of area: how racial, social and sexual topographies are navigated in existence writing. a few research how targeting house, instead of time, affects upon auto/biographical shape. The publication blends sustained theoretical reflections with textual analyses and in addition comprises experimental contributions that discover independencies among areas and selves via combining feedback with autobiography. jointly, they testify that lifestyles writing can infrequently be considered with out its connection to space.

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