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On Small and Big Stories of the Quotidian: The Commonplace and the Extraordinary in Narrative Inquiry

Stanley, Liz (2010) On Small and Big Stories of the Quotidian: The Commonplace and the Extraordinary in Narrative Inquiry. In: Narrative, Memory and Ordinary Lives. University of Huddersfield, Huddersfield, pp. 1-24. ISBN 978-1-86218-090-1

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      Abstract

      Hanover
      Cape Colony
      Feb 13/01
      Dear Mat,
      I was ever so glad to get your letter & the photo. I haven‘t got a photo I can send you here but I‘ll send you one ―when the War is over‖ & I can go any where & post anything… I have hired an empty room in a house here, & put in a stretcher & a table, & do my cooking on a spirit lamp, & I & my little dog Neta live together… One just waits week after week… Drop me a line soon. I hope Mr Censor will letter [sic] this letter through.
      Good bye,
      Olive Schreiner
      (OS to Alf Mattison, Cory MS16 098 / 3)
      Introduction
      The above letter was written in February 1901, in a small village under martial law in an up-country area of the Northern Cape area of South Africa, by Olive Schreiner

      Item Type: Book Chapter
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      Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
      H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
      H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
      Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
      School of Human and Health Sciences > Narrative and Memory Research Group > Narrative and Memory Research Group Annual Conference
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      Depositing User: Sara Taylor
      Date Deposited: 15 Feb 2011 15:47
      Last Modified: 15 Feb 2011 16:07
      URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/9574

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