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Critical Autoethnography: Intersecting Cultural Identities in Everyday Life
This volume uses autoethnography—cultural analysis through personal narrative—to explore the tangled relationships between culture and communication. Using an intersectional approach to the many aspects of identity at play in everyday life, a diverse group of authors reveals the complex nature of lived experiences. They situate interpersonal experiences of gender, race, ...more
Hardcover, 296 pages
Published November 30th 2013 by Left Coast Press
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I had to read this for school, but I'm glad I did. It is a synopsis of many different backgrounds of many people from Iranian-American to black to gay to cancer survivor to class stradler and everyone in between. I think it was brilliantly constructed and I learned a lot about autoethnography, something I had heard about and wasn't particularly interested in, but now I am. Some of the descriptions I identified with, others gave me pause, and still others held my interest with metaphors, similes, ...more