ERIC Number: EJ667715
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Rhetorics of Gender and Ethnicity in Scholarly Memoir: Notes on a Material Genre.
Willard-Traub, Margaret K.
College English, v65 n5 p511-25 May 2003
Suggests that reflective academic texts highlight the ways in which relationships between writers and their diverse audiences are established. Examines memoirs and autobiographically inflected texts that establish connections between writers and readers by enlarging the notion of individual subjectivity, in particular by mobilizing categories of identity such as ethnicity, nationality, gender, and class. (SG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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