TITLE

Playing with time in the memoir: At what points will you stretch or shrink the clock? It's an important decision

AUTHOR(S)
Propp, Karen
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Mar2007, Vol. 120 Issue 3, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the use of time and stretching or shrinking the clock when writing a personal memoir. The article discusses the use and benefits in stretching time, shrinking time, and the ability to compress hours of time to a single sentence. Also discussed ais what segments of your life to discuss and advices against telling your whole life story from birth to present day. INSET: Communicate the nuances.
ACCESSION #
23886507

 

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