The 50 Best Memoirs of the Past 50 Years

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Fierce Attachments: A Memoir (2005) av Vivian Gornick
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The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts (1975) av Maxine Hong Kingston
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Husfrid : en tragikomisk familjeberättelse (2006) av Alison Bechdel
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The Liars' Club: A Memoir (1995) av Mary Karr
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Hitch-22 (2010) av Christopher Hitchens
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Men We Reaped (2013) av Jesmyn Ward
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Palimpsest: A Memoir (1995) av Gore Vidal
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Giving Up the Ghost: A Memoir (2003) av Hilary Mantel
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A Childhood: The Biography of a Place (1978) av Harry Crews
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Min far hade en dröm (1995) av Barack Obama
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Patrimonio. Una historia verdadera (1991) av Philip Roth
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All God's Dangers: The Life of Nate Shaw (1974) av Theodore Rosengarten
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Lives Other Than My Own (2009) av Emmanuel Carrère
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En berättelse om kärlek och mörker : självbiografisk roman (2002) av Amos Oz
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This Boy's Life (1989) av Tobias Wolff
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A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother (2003) av Rachel Cusk
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Pojkår : scener ur ett liv i provinsen (1997) av J. M. Coetzee
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Conundrum (1974) av Jan Morris
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Wave (2013) av Sonali Deraniyagala
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Always Unreliable: Memoirs (2004) av Clive James
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Travels With Lizbeth: Three Years on the Road and on the Streets (1993) av Lars Eighner
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Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs (2015) av Sally Mann
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Country Girl (2012) av Edna O'Brien
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Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (2000) av Marjane Satrapi
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Negroland: A Memoir (2015) av Margo Jefferson
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Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys. (2014) av Viv Albertine
Experience (2000) av Martin Amis
Slow Days, Fast Company: The World, The Flesh, and L.A. (1977) av Eve Babitz
Growing Up (1982) av Russell Baker
Kafka Was the Rage: A Greenwich Village Memoir (1993) av Anatole Broyard
Between the World and Me (2015) av Ta-Nehisi Coates
Ett år av magiskt tänkande (2005) av Joan Didion
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life (2015) av William Finnegan
Personal History (1997) av Katharine Graham
Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism (1995) av Temple Grandin
Autobiography of a Face (1994) av Lucy Grealy
Dancing With Cuba (2004) av Alma Guillermoprieto
Biroller (1983) av Joyce Johnson
Minneshärbärget (2010) av Tony Judt
Heavy: An American Memoir (2018) av Kiese Laymon
Priestdaddy: A Memoir (2017) av Patricia Lockwood
H som i hök (2014) av Helen Macdonald
The Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White Mother (1995) av James McBride
Ängeln på sjunde trappsteget : en irländsk barndom (1996) av Frank McCourt
Cockroaches (2006) av Scholastique Mukasonga
Livet (2010) av Keith Richards
A Life in the Twentieth Century: Innocent Beginnings, 1917-1950 (2000) av Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
My Lives: An Autobiography (2005) av Edmund White
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? (2011) av Jeanette Winterson
Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration (1991) av David Wojnarowicz

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