'More Lies Please: Biography and the Duty to Abandon Truth'

Glass, Rodge (2015) 'More Lies Please: Biography and the Duty to Abandon Truth'. In: Tansley, Laura and Maftei, Micaela (eds). Writing Creative Non-Fiction: Determining the Form. Gylphi, Canterbury, pp. 55-70. ISBN 978-1-78024-024-4

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Abstract

This book chapter is a reflection on the process of writing biography, and the creative process, also how this impacts upon the content of writing presented as 'non-fiction' but which is written in a style more familiar to readers of fiction. The chapter focuses on the author's experience of writing about the life of Alasdair Gray, the Scottish polymath, writer and artist.

Item Type: Book Section
Uncontrolled Keywords: Biography; Non-Fiction; Alasdair Gray; Scotland; Truth
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Divisions: English Language & Literature
Date Deposited: 08 Aug 2017 15:52
URI: http://repository.edgehill.ac.uk/id/eprint/9349

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