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Title New directions in biography : essays / by Phyllis Auty ... [et al.] ; edited, and with a foreword by Anthony M. Friedson.
Publication Info. [Honolulu, Hawaii] : Published for the Biographical Research Center by the University Press of Hawaii, c1981.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 9  808 N    IN LIBRARY
Description xxiv, 103 p. ; 23 cm.
Series A Biography monograph
Note Edited papers presented at the International Symposium on Biography, organized by the University of Hawaii, Honolulu, 1981.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Keynote address: biography and the science of man / Leon Edel -- Literary and historical biography / Michael Holroyd -- Problems of writing a biography of a communist leader / Phyllis Auty -- Group biography: challenges and methods / Margot Peters -- Biography: the Black South African connection / N.C. Manganyi -- Five types of contemporary French biography / Gabriel Merle -- The curious relationship between biography and autobiography in Japan / Shoichi Saeki.
Subject Biography as a literary form -- Congresses.
Added Author Auty, Phyllis.
Friedson, Anthony M.
University of Hawaii at Manoa.
International Symposium on Biography (1981 : Honolulu, Hawaii)
ISBN 0824807839 (pbk.)