Rehabilitating Child Soldiers
A brief history of memoir-bashing.
Voyeurism and the War Memoir
How to write about the dead.
The Miniaturist Amid the Massacre
Losing a friend by writing a memoir.
How I wrote my family exposé.
How I wrote a memoir about my mother.
Two memoirs about autism.
On Bad Poetry and Boring Family Stories
Of Shriveled Hearts and Old Flames
Daniel Aaron’s The Americanist.
How I wrote about my father.
How to tell your parents you’re writing about them.
How the government is failing Katrina victims.
How I wrote Angela’sAshes.
The Weirdest Episode in the History of Hermeneutics
The genius of The Woman Warrior.