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When studying literature, biography and its relationship to literature is often a subject of literary ... Biographies about artists and writers are sometimes some of the most complicated forms of biography. Not only does the author of the biography ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biography

A biography, or simply bio, is a detailed description of a person's life. It involves more than just ... Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists (1550) was the landmark biography focusing on secular lives. ... A distinction between mass biography and literary biography began to form by the middle of the century, reflecting a breach  ...

www.oxfordscholarship.com/view/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198182894.001.0001/acprof-9780198182894

Is literary biography so widely read for popular, 'prurient' reasons, or for ' reputable' intellectual reasons? Is it of interest only in so far as it illuminates a writer's ...

www.britannica.com/art/biography-narrative-genre/Biographical-literature-today

Anchored in the truth of fact, though seeking the truth of interpretation, biography tends to be more stable than other literary arts; and its future would appear to ...

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Biography: Biography, form of literature, commonly considered nonfictional, the subject of ... In this sense biography can be regarded as a craft rather than an art:  ...

www.theguardian.com/books/booksblog/2015/sep/16/top-10-literary-biographies-fiction-list

Sep 16, 2015 ... One of the best modern examples of literary biography, with its artfully chosen ... A startling, elegantly written, example of artistic biography.

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Biography - General · Biography - Arts & Entertainment · Biography - Business & Industry · Biography - Historical, Political, & Military · Biography - Literary ...

www.jstor.org/stable/3726697

Royal Society of Literature, published in Essays in Diverse Hands, edited by Vinc ... delivered three lectures on 'The Art and Science of Biography' in Seattle, ...

www.nytimes.com/2014/06/29/books/review/when-we-read-fiction-how-relevant-is-the-authors-biography.html

Jun 28, 2014 ... Flipping through the reviews of literary biography and authorial memoir ... and the Vursell prize of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, ...