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The Writing Life: Researching

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  • Type

    sound

  • Duration

    00:06:16

  • Shelf mark

    1CD0316241

  • Subjects

    Writing

  • Recording date

    2007-2010

  • Is part of (Collection)

    C1276

  • Interviewees

    Glendinning, Victoria, Holroyd, Michael, Spurling, Hilary

  • Speakers

    O'Reilly, Sarah

  • Abstract

    In this selection of extracts biographers describe how they pursue their biographical subjects in attics and archives. Speakers (in order of appearance): Michael Holroyd, Victoria Glendinning and Hilary Spurling.

  • Description

    This is a compilation of short extracts from life story oral history interview recorded by National Life Stories for the Authors' Lives project. They were published on a CD 'The Writing Life' and the individual tracks have been grouped together into them

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