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AMST 710 01 (22052) /AMST405/AFAM588/AFAM406/ENGL948/ENGL405
Autobiography in America
Robert Stepto
M 1.30-3.20 WALL81 201
Spring 2017 
 
A study of autobiographical writings from Mary Rowlandson's Indian captivity narrative (1682) to the present. Classic forms such as immigrant, education, and cause narratives; prevailing autobiographical strategies involving place, work, and photographs. Authors include Franklin, Douglass, Jacobs, Antin, Kingston, Uchida, Balakian, Rodriguez, and Bechdel.