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|Title:||Imagining Mary Dean: Representing Another's Life in Text||Contributor(s):||Brien, Donna Lee (author)||Publication Date:||2004||Handle Link:||https://hdl.handle.net/1959.11/1433||Abstract:||Leon Edel expressed the central puzzle of writing biography as "every life takes its own form and a biographer must find the ideal and unique literary form that will express it" (qtd. in Novarr 165). My primary challenge in writing Poisoned: The Trials of Mary Dean – a biography in the form of a (fictionalised) first-person memoir purportedly written by the subject herself – was the location of a textual voice for Mary that, if not her own, could have credibly belonged to a woman of her time, place and circumstance.||Publication Type:||Journal Article||Source of Publication:||M/C Journal: A Journal of Media and Culture, v.7 (1)||Publisher:||University of Queensland, Media and Cultural Studies Centre||Place of Publication:||Brisbane, Australia||ISSN:||1441-2616||Field of Research (FOR):||200599 Literary Studies not elsewhere classified||Peer Reviewed:||Yes||HERDC Category Description:||C1 Refereed Article in a Scholarly Journal||Other Links:||http://journal.media-culture.org.au/0401/07-brien.php||Statistics to Oct 2018:||Visitors: 226
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