Biography Genre Variations: Iris Mudoch’s Life
Keywords:Iris Murdoch, John Bayley, Peter Conradi, biography, memoir, anti-biography, biographical essay, biopic
AbstractThe article outlines historiography, epistemological and source study problems of Iris Murdoch’s biographies. Such types of biographies as academic and literary ones, memoirs, biographical essay and anti-biography are analysed. Individual techniques of biography writers are identified as well as the limits of authors’ interpretation and intermedial trends of the biographical genre are specified
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