New articles added to Vol. II

Dear Reader,Five new articles have been added to Vol. II of the EuropeanJournal of Life Writing: Annabella Fick: “ ConradHilton, Be My Guest and American Popular Culture.”Genie Nicole Giaimo: “Psychological Diffusions: The Cognitive Turn in AlisonBechdel’s Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama.”Macarena García González: “Enacting the Family: The Performance of Kinship in Adoptive Parents’ Weblogs.”Eva C. Karpinski: “Postcards from Europe: Dubravka Ugrešić as a TransnationalPublic Intellectual, or Life Writing in Fragments.”IoanaLuca: “Eastern European Exilic Trajectories in Post-1989 Life Writing.” All articles can be viewed (and downloaded) at We are happy to receive paper proposals on the subject ofEuropean Life Writing as well as reviews of books,exhibitions, films and other creative forms of Life Writing.Please send your proposals to Journal Manager Monica Soeting: Editors