chapter  7
Mapping the ‘bios’ in two graphic systems with gender in mind: Reading Van Gogh through Charlotte Salomon and vice versa
ByGRISELDA POLLOCK
Pages 24

Writing in Paris in 1932 in his Berlin Chronicle, Walter Benjamin proposed that:

Reminiscences, even extensive ones, do not always amount to an autobiography . . . For autobiography has to do with time, with sequence and what makes up the continuous flow of life. Here, I am talking of space, of moments and of discontinuities.