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Literary Biography free pdf Literary Biography: An Introduction illustrates and accounts for the literary genre that merges historical facts with the conventions of narrative while revealing how the biographical context can enrich the study of canonical authors. * Provides up-to-date and comprehensive coverage of issues and controversies in life writing, a rapidly growing field of study * Offers a valuable biographical and historical context for the study of major classic and contemporary authors * Features an interview with Wilfred Owen's biographer, Dominic Hibberd- a gallery of literary portraits with commentaries- close readings that illustrate the differences between fiction and biography- speculation about likely future developments- and detailed suggestions for further reading

About Michael J. Benton

Michael Benton is Emeritus Professor of Education atthe University of Southampton. His publications include the highlyinfluential Teaching Literature 9 14 (with Geoff Fox,1985) and several widely used anthologies of poetry, most notablythe Touchstones series (with Peter Benton,various editions 1968 2008). His most recent book was Studies in the Spectator Role: Literature, Painting andPedagogy (2000).

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Author : Michael J. Benton
Publisher : John Wiley
Data Published : 17 July 2015
ISBN : 1119060117
EAN : 9781119060116
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 280 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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