biographee

bi·og·ra·phee

 (bī-ŏg′rə-fē′)
n.
The subject of a biography.

biographee

(ˌbaɪɒɡræˈfiː)
n
(Literary & Literary Critical Terms) a person whose biography has been written
Translations

biographee

[baɪˌɒgrəˈfiː] Nbiografiado/a m/f
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Not the Jacobin English philosopher Bacon, but the modern British painter Bacon (1909-92) is international literature and art critic Peppiatt's biographee.
Entries in Who's Who are retained for the life of the biographee, with the listing transferred upon his or her death to Who Was Who.
One of the bizarreries of the world of publishing seems to be that if it is your ambition to perpetrate biography your chances of actually seeing it in print increase in ratio to the number of biographies of your selected biographee already crowding the bookshelves.
or longer biographical essays with a list of works written by and about the biographee at the end of each entry.
As he reflects on his experiences with editors, publishers, interview subjects, and Sontag herself, Rollyson demonstrates how high the stakes can be in the genre of biography, especially when the biographee is a well-connected author accustomed to controlling her own literary reputation and public image.
Uniquely, entries are retained for the life of the biographee, then transferred on his or her death to Who Was Who.
But biographer, like biographee, is only human, too, and the good Foster has his lapses as well.
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In fact, when the millennium passed the biographee was more prolific than biographer, publishing three new books: The Impossible H.
When a biographical study is finished, that is, its author can often think of nothing else to do but find another biographee.
The biographer first identifies with the biographee, gets to know him wholeheartedly, then detests his odyssey, what he represents, and finally settles for a critical respect through which his investigative text can emerge.
Another stereotyped feature of the criminal biography was the portrayal of the biographee in the role of criminal-as-sinner.