070184 SE Seminar (2017W)
Oral History / Autobiography and Personal Narratives of Women
- Registration is open from Fr 01.09.2017 00:00 to We 20.09.2017 12:00
- Registration is open from Mo 09.10.2017 00:00 to We 11.10.2017 12:00
- Deregistration possible until Tu 31.10.2017 23:59
Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N
Extra classes are going to be held on the 23rd October, and the 4th December as shown above.
Aims, contents and method of the course
Assessment and permitted materials
%70 written term paper based on a mini research
Minimum requirements and assessment criteria
Denzin, Norman K. Interpretive Biography, Sage Publications, 1989.
Smith& Watson, Reading Autobiography: A Guide for Interpreting Life Narratives, 2001.
Thompson, P. The voice of the past: oral history, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978
Thompson, P., Bertaux, D. (eds.) Between generations: family models, myths and memories, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1993
Thompson, P., Samuel, R. (eds.) The myths we live by, London: Routledge, 1990
Thompson, P., Itzin, C. and Abendstern, M. I don't feel old: the experience of later life, Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1990
Thompson, P. Living the fishing, London, Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1983
Thompson,P., Burchardt, N. (eds.) Our common history: the transformation of Europe, London: Pluto Press, 1982
Thompson, P., Chamberlain, M. (eds.) Narrative and genre: contexts and types of communication, London: Routledge, 1998
Haemmerle, C. Plurality and Individuality – Autobiographical Cultures in Europe, Vienna, 1995.
Steedman, C. “History and Autobiography: different pasts”, Past Tenses. Essays on writing, autobiography and history, London, 1992.
Broughton, T., Anderson, L. Women’s Lives/Women’s Times, SUNY press, 1997.
Said, E. Out of Place, A Memoir, 2000.
Smith,S., Watson, J. Women, Autobiography, Theory: A Reader, University of Wisconsin Press, 1998.
Benstock, S. The Private Self: Theory and Practice of Women’s Autobiographical Writings, The University of North Carolina Press, 1988.
Adak, H. “ An Epic for Peace (Introduction to Halide Edib’s Memoirs)” Memoirs of Halide Edib, Gorgias Press, New Jersey, 2004, pp. 5-28.
Adak, H. “ Suffragettes of the Empire, Daughters of the Republic: Women Auto/biographers Narrate National History (1918-1935)” New Perspectives on Turkey: Special Issue on Literature and the Nation, 36, May 2007, pp. 24-51.
Haemmerle, C., Überegger, O., Bader-Zaar, B. Gender and the First World War, Palgrave Macmillan, 2014.
Association in the course directory
Diplom UF: Frauen- und Geschlechtergeschichte