Confident Writer

Discussion Question(s):  At the very onset of our study of the features of autobiographies, it was noted that the reader should keep an eye out for the following features. You may wish to review the lecture that includes definitions of these features: 

Wordplay and Imagery
Patterns
Ideologies
Intertextuality
Narrative Structure

Based on your understanding of these features, explain how Michelle Obama uses any or all of these in the excerpt from and explain how you might incorporate these into your autobiographical memoir. 

Link: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/nov/13/michelle-obama-wanted-everything-read-exclusive-extract-memoir-becoming