autobiographical autobiographical  /ˌɔ tə ˌbaɪ ə ˈɡræ fɪ kəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of an autobiographer
  2. (adj) relating to or in the style of an autobiography

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  • Pekar: I was influenced by autobiographical writers like Henry Miller, and I had actually done some autobiographical prose.

News

  1. Fly on the Wall

    by Chris Davis Big News! We hope readers will forgive this brief and not especially funny autobiographical pause.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
    on June 13, 2013     Source: The Memphis Flyer

  2. Totally booked

    Lauren Graham, the wisecracking yet comely star of “Gilmore Girls” and NBC’s “Parenthood,” just added author to her list of credits. And now her autobiographical novel, “Someday, Someday, Maybe,” will be turned into a series. Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres has bought the rights to Graham’s novel and...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Meet a Local Cartoonist: A Chat with Rachel Scheer

    One More Page bookstore in Arlington had a notice in its most recent newsletter: "Local writer and collector Rachel Scheer leads a dynamic discussion about the autobiographical comics genre. Guests are invited to participate in a question-and-answer session and a brief drawing and writing activity."
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Washington City Paper

Quotes

  1. "This record is not the standard autobiographical thing like when we first started," says Stump, sitting with his bandmates as they prepared to tape a concert special for Fuse TV. "Autobiography loses its luster when everyone is doing it."
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Patrick Stump Source: 33 KDAF-TV

  2. Price became "almost an alter ego of Poe himself," Corman says. "I think there was almost a semi-autobiographical conceit to these stories. (The heroes) weren't always Poe himself, but I think they were expressions of some aspects of his...
    on Jan 21, 2009 By: Roger Corman Source: Shanghai Daily

  3. "This album is very autobiographical. It starts with my birth, in which I thank Mr. Churchill for bringing my father back from the Second World War," Frampton says on his website.
    on Jun 28, 2010 By: Peter Frampton Source: StarPhoenix

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