Fictionalising oral history: narrative analysis, voice and identity

Van Luyn, Ariella (2010) Fictionalising oral history: narrative analysis, voice and identity. Oral History Association of Australia Journal, 32. pp. 68-74.

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Details of a project which fictionalises the oral history of the life of the author's polio-afflicted grandmother Beth Bevan and her experiences at a home for children with disabilities are presented. The speech and language patterns recognised in the first person narration are described, as also the sense of voice and identity communicated through the oral history.

Item ID: 24746
Item Type: Article (Research - C1)
ISSN: 0158-7366
Keywords: oral tradition; discourse analysis, narrative; history; oral history-audio-visual aids; sources
Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2013 00:06
FoR Codes: 19 STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING > 1904 Performing Arts and Creative Writing > 190402 Creative Writing (incl Playwriting) @ 100%
SEO Codes: 95 CULTURAL UNDERSTANDING > 9501 Arts and Leisure > 950104 The Creative Arts (incl. Graphics and Craft) @ 100%
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