CHINESE WOMENS MEMOIR
Professor: Ari Larissa Heinrich
Office Hours: By appointment please email in advance to arrange
Wednesdays 5-7:50 p.m.
General description: This course will look at examples of women's autobiography and
Is this work autobiographical? How do you know?
Where is the narrators family?
Yes, it is.
Autobiography takes on various forms, and memoir is one of them.
The work tells stories according to Xiao Hongs own memories, thus a
Is this work autobiographical? How do you know? Are
the short pieces like entries in a diary, or different?
Yes, it is. Correspondence with her friends, description of her
encounters all reflect her life and experience.
Yes, they are. Short pieces expr