The autobiographical documentary in America (eBook, 2002) []
skip to content
New coming soon
The autobiographical documentary in America

The autobiographical documentary in America

Author: Jim Lane
Publisher: Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2002.
Series: Wisconsin studies in autobiography.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Autobiography., Documentary films -- United States.
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lane, Jim, 1959-
Autobiographical documentary in America.
Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2001005426
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jim Lane
ISBN: 9780299176532 0299176533 1282764128 9781282764125 9786612764127 6612764120
OCLC Number: 669516768
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 246 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: The convergence of autobiography and documentary: historical connections --
David Holzman's diary: un unlikely beginning --
The journal entry approach: narrative, chronology, and autobiographical claims --
Autobiographical portraiture: family and self --
Women and the autobiographical documentary: historical intervention, writing, alterity, and the dialogic engagement.
Series Title: Wisconsin studies in autobiography.
Responsibility: Jim Lane.


A study of the autobiographical documentary in America from the 1960s to the start of the 21st century. Jim Lane looks at the ways in which autobiographical documentaries such as ""Roger and Me"" and  Read more...


Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The autobiographical documentary is one of the most significant paths taken by American filmmakers in recent years, and Jim Lane is the ideal person to take on this important subject. A scrupulous Read more...

Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.