What is an ethics of autobiography in the context of the humour memoir? This essay examines the work of David Sedaris in order to explore how he uses the composite memoir form, and a comic style, to negotiate the problems of authenticity and authority that have become crucial in recent autobiography.
|Number of pages||16|
|Journal||Mosaic: A Journal for the Interdisciplinary Study of Literature|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2012|