Memoir

 

Akerman, Chantal (2019) My Mother Laughs. London: Silver Press.

 

Araeen, R. (1984) Making Myself Visible. London Kala Press (Third Text Publications).

 

Baker, B. (2010) Diary Drawings: Mental Illness and Me. London: Profile Books.

See here for audio slideshow:

https://www.theguardian.com/books/interactive/2011/oct/10/bobby-baker-diary-audio-slideshow

 

Emin, T. (2005) Strangeland. London: Sceptre.

 

Fisher, M. (2014) The Ghosts of My Life: Writings on Depression, Hauntology and Lost Futures. London: Zero Books.

 

Gay, R. (2016) Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body. London: Cosair.

 

Hall, S. (2017) Familiar Stranger: A Life Between Two Islands. London: Penguin Books.

hooks, bell (1997) Bone Black: Memories of Girlhood. New York, Holt McDougal.

Jarman, D (2018) Modern Nature: Journals, 1989 – 1990 (The Journals of Derek Jarman). London: Vintage Classics. (Also serialised on BBC Radio 4 in 2019 see below)

 

Levy, D. (2014) Things I Don’t Want To Know: A response to George Orwell’s 1946 essay ‘Why I Write’. London: Penguin.

 

Louis, É. (2017) The End of Eddy. London: Harvill Secker.

Modern Nature (Omnibus), 09:00 30/06/2019, BBC Radio 4 Extra, 70 mins. https://learningonscreen.ac.uk/ondemand/index.php/prog/13E6C30A?bcast=129603823 (Accessed 17 Aug 2020)

Nelson, M (2016) The Argonauts. London: Melville House

Also available as an audiobook via audible, read by the author

Smith, Patti (2011) Just Kids. London. Bloomsbury Paperbacks

Also available as an audiobook via audible, read by the author

Thorn, T.  (2014) Bedsit Disco Queen. London: Virago.

Also available as an audiobook via audible, read by the author

 

Autofiction (aka autobiographical novel)

 

Jacques, J. (2015) TRANS: A memoir. London: Verso.

 

McGowan, R. (2018) Brave. California: HarperOne.

 

Preciado, P. B. (2013) Testo Junkie: sex, drugs and biopolitics in the pharmacopornographic era. New York: The Feminist Press.*

* Short extract: http://worker01.e-flux.com/pdf/article_8966854.pdf