Putting Research in Memoir

As a recovering English teacher, I know how the word “research” can effect people. Start talking about research in a college classroom, and it can look like your students have joined the zombie apocalypse. But it doesn’t have to be that way! Now I’m a HipChick

In this video, my favorite memoirist, Sandra Gail Lambert, and I talk about three different kinds of research activities for memoir writers: interviewing people, mining personal documents, and interpreting scholarly sources.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s