Editing Lives/Rewriting Public Identity: Celebrity and Authorship in Martin Amis’s Experience

  • Sally Mitchell The University of Amsterdam


Addressing the negotiation of fame by the celebrity-author, and treating authorial persona as a collectively inscribed discursive identity-text, this article examines Martin Amis’s Experience (2000) for the textual strategies used to position Amis as implied editor and to emphasise the postmodern textuality of the life being narrated.

How to Cite
Mitchell, Sally. 2014. FORUM: University of Edinburgh Postgraduate Journal of Culture & The Arts, January. Accessed June 24, 2018. http://www.forumjournal.org/article/view/692.