Suggested Reading

Autobiography by Linda Anderson

The Business of Memory: the Art of Remembering in an Age of Forgetting, edited by Charles Baxter

How Our Lives Become Stories: Making Selves by Paul John Eakin 

A Guide for Interpreting Life Narratives: Reading Autobiography by Sidonie Smith and Julia Watson

Women, Autobiography, Theory: A Reader, edited by Sidonie Smith and Julia Watson 

Writing the Memoir by Judith Barrington 

Inventing the Truth: The Art and Craft of Memoir by William Zinsser 

Writing a Woman’s Life by Carolyn G. Heilbrun 

Writing a Life by Katherine Bomer 

Memoir: An Introduction by G. Thomas Couser

Memoir: A History by Ben Yagoda