self-revelatory

self-revelatory

adj
of or relating to self-revelation
References in periodicals archive ?
Since he was rarely given to self-revelatory discussion, there were many other things I did not know about him.
Army officers--as people from whom he should hide as a youth hanging out with American soldiers on maneuvers--may be more self-revelatory than Muth realizes.
From Spanish Harlem to Singapore, in relationships with Muscovite intellectuals and streetwise Chinatown massage parlor queens, Jed Ringel takes you on this hilarious, heartrending, self-revelatory, and sometimes even cringe-worthy journey with "Stuck in the Passing Lane: A Memoir ".
The frequent surprises in Oliver Sacks' guardedly self-revelatory autobiography begin with the book's cover photo.
At that time, Wolpe began to break with the formalism of his previous music and took a self-revelatory turn.
Wollstonecraft also wrote on the education of women, on manners, and on moral conduct, and she published translations in addition to a self-revelatory travel account of Scandinavia and numerous literary reviews.
He contrasts Adams' adamant and self-revelatory fight with his father-in-law's calm death from cancer in a British hospital.
It's like an Oulipian stunt, whereby the author keeps insisting on the primacy of raw, unmediated self-revelation in literature while revealing nothing much about himself beyond the sort of self-revelatory books he likes, and nothing much about those books apart from the fact that he likes them.
Both the considerable virtues and the occasional flaws of the work are encapsulated by a frank, self-revelatory account in the introductory chapter where Bell reports: "Teaching Shakespeare for the first time, I was asked why a fool carries a 'glass.
Take the self-revelatory, folky "(Still A) Weirdo," in which she acknowledges that she's "still a weirdo, after all these years.
Spark was unwittingly self-revelatory when she told an interviewer in 1987 that the fundamental sin was "this propensity of the human spirit for self-justification.