Published: 2018-09-291

Few words about modern autobiographies

Nina Olszewska


Autobiographies – it’s not only literary phenomenon – it’s connected with society and media as well. Can we think about this kind of publications like about every different kind of books: focus on style, value writers technique or the only one important criterion is truth and the best measure of success is popularity in media based on scandalous facts from life? How are autobiographies connected with Polish and global literature? Why do people already well-known because of their work, skills or success in art or Policy decise to write abort themselves? Are polish readers ready to see real faces of important, famous people, authorities? Here in this article an author is trying to find answers for all those and more questions abort (auto)biographies.


celebrities, autobiography, biography, non-fiction, media

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Olszewska, N. (2018). Few words about modern autobiographies. Prace Literaturoznawcze, (2). Retrieved from

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