Reflections : Autobiography and Canadian Literature Paperback / softback
Edited by K.P. Stich
Part of the Reappraisals: Canadian Writers series
This volume discusses the autobiographical inclination in Canadian literature, exploring works by such writers as Alice Munro, W.O.
Mitchell, Michael Ondaatje, John Glassco, and Susanna Moodie.
Others works, including the oral memoirs of a Metis, an Inuit's account as being civil servant in Ottawa, and the autobiographical writings of pioneer women and French missionaries are examined to show the depth and breadth of this tradition in Canada.
These texts act as starting points for an indepth look at the relationships between autobiography, biography and fiction in Canadian literature.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 192 pages
- Publisher: University of Ottawa Press
- Publication Date: 01/01/1988
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780776601953