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ENGL 948 01 (22053) /AMST710/AMST405/AFAM588/AFAM406/ENGL405
Autobiography in America
Robert Stepto
M 1.20-3.20
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, Als, and Karr.