Memoirs - Memoirs-Vernon M Deniz G Josh S Joe S Genres Historical or cultural context Self-discovery Involves memory work The writer is both a

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Genres Historical or cultural context Self-discovery Involves memory work The writer is both a participant and observer Focuses on details with deeper meaning to the author and reader Center of writing includes the connection between past and present
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Audio Different expression of memoir Narrated First person narrative
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Graphic Memoirs Developed from convention of the comic book
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Recreating Experience The author takes you with them in their experiences Brings memoir to life Makes memoir more exciting for the reader
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Setting Up A Moment of Revelation “the context” Divides the piece into two parts Part I: is the set up Part II: explains part I fully so the reader can understand the meaning
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Using Episodes Does not tell a story in chronological order Skips sections Episodes arranged to work together Enables you to see the authors life through cultural and historical events
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This note was uploaded on 12/09/2011 for the course ENG Speech taught by Professor Stroner during the Spring '08 term at Iowa Central Community College.

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