The 50 Best Memoirs of the Past 50 Years

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Fierce Attachments: A Memoir (2005) af Vivian Gornick
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Kvindekrigeren : erindringer om en barndom blandt spøgelser (1975) af Maxine Hong Kingston
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Bedemandens datter : en tragikomisk familiehistorie (2006) af Alison Bechdel
3
The Liars' Club: A Memoir (1995) af Mary Karr
4
Hitch-22 (2010) af Christopher Hitchens
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Men We Reaped (2013) af Jesmyn Ward
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Palimpsest: A Memoir (1995) af Gore Vidal
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Giving Up the Ghost: A Memoir (2003) af Hilary Mantel
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A Childhood: The Biography of a Place (1978) af Harry Crews
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Arven fra min far (1995) af Barack Obama
10
Patrimonio. Una historia verdadera (1991) af Philip Roth
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All God's Dangers: The Life of Nate Shaw (1974) af Theodore Rosengarten
12
Lives Other Than My Own (2009) af Emmanuel Carrère
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En fortælling om kærlighed og mørke (2002) af Amos Oz
14
This Boy's Life (1989) af Tobias Wolff
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A Life's Work: On Becoming a Mother (2003) af Rachel Cusk
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Drengeår : scener af livet i provinsen (1997) af J. M. Coetzee
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Conundrum (1974) af Jan Morris
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Wave (2013) af Sonali Deraniyagala
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Always Unreliable: Memoirs (2004) af Clive James
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Bumsen og gadekrydset (1993) af Lars Eighner
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Hold Still: A Memoir with Photographs (2015) af Sally Mann
22
Country Girl (2012) af Edna O'Brien
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Persepolis (2000) af Marjane Satrapi
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Negroland: A Memoir (2015) af Margo Jefferson
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Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys. (2014) af Viv Albertine
Experience (2000) af Martin Amis
Slow Days, Fast Company: The World, The Flesh, and L.A. (1977) af Eve Babitz
Growing Up (1982) af Russell Baker
Kafka Was the Rage: A Greenwich Village Memoir (1993) af Anatole Broyard
Between the World and Me (2015) af Ta-Nehisi Coates
Et år med magisk tænkning (2005) af Joan Didion
Barbarian Days: A Surfing Life (2015) af William Finnegan
Personal History (1997) af Katharine Graham
Thinking in Pictures: My Life with Autism (1995) af Temple Grandin
Autobiography of a Face (1994) af Lucy Grealy
Dancing With Cuba (2004) af Alma Guillermoprieto
Bipersoner (1983) af Joyce Johnson
The Memory Chalet (2010) af Tony Judt
Heavy: An American Memoir (2018) af Kiese Laymon
Priestdaddy: A Memoir (2017) af Patricia Lockwood
H Is for Hawk (2014) af Helen Macdonald
Som vandets farve : en sort mands hyldest til sin hvide mor (1995) af James McBride
Angelas aske : erindringsroman (1996) af Frank McCourt
Cockroaches (2006) af Scholastique Mukasonga
Livet (2010) af Keith Richards
A Life in the Twentieth Century: Innocent Beginnings, 1917-1950 (2000) af Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
My Lives: An Autobiography (2005) af Edmund White
Why Be Happy When You Could Be Normal? (2011) af Jeanette Winterson
Close to the Knives: A Memoir of Disintegration (1991) af David Wojnarowicz

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