Contesting childhood autobiography, trauma, and memory

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Full title: Contesting childhood [electronic resource] : autobiography, trauma, and memory / Kate Douglas.
Main author: Douglas, Kate, 1974-
Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete.
, ProQuest (Firm)
Format: eBook           
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Table of Contents:
  • Creating childhood : autobiography and cultural memory
  • Consuming childhood : buying and selling the autobiographical child
  • Authoring childhood : the road to recovery and redemption
  • Scripts for remembering : childhoods and nostalgia
  • Scripts for remembering : traumatic childhoods
  • Ethics : writing about child abuse, writing about abusive parents
  • The ethics of reading : witnessing traumatic childhoods
  • Writing childhood in the twenty-first century.