- Self-referentiality is defined as the act of writing or saying something about yourself.
An example of self-referentiality is a writer referring to herself at one point during her novel.
Variant of self-referential
- making reference to itself or oneself
- of, being, or related to a work of literature or art which exhibits the author's or artist's self-conscious awareness of the creative process, of the techniques he or she is using, etc.
- self-referentiality noun