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Creative nonfiction : how to live it and write it, Lee Gutkind

Label
Creative nonfiction : how to live it and write it
Title
Creative nonfiction
Title remainder
how to live it and write it
Statement of responsibility
Lee Gutkind
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through writing samples, anecdotes, and exercises, explains how to write nonfiction in an entertaining way
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gutkind, Lee
Dewey number
808/.02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Ages 12 and up"--Cover
LC call number
PN3377.5.R45
LC item number
G88 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Reportage literature
  • Nonfiction novel
  • Exposition (Rhetoric)
  • Creative writing
  • Authorship
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Authorship
  • English language
  • Authorship
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Creative writing
  • Exposition (Rhetoric)
  • Nonfiction novel
  • Reportage literature
  • Kreatives Schreiben
  • Nichtfiktionale Prosa
  • Ratgeber
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Creative nonfiction : how to live it and write it, Lee Gutkind
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Ziggurat book for talented beginner"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Creative nonfiction may not alleviate the agony, but may provide the ecstasy -- The three-dimensional genre. Be a clown -- be whatever or whomever you dream -- The most popular genre -- Inventing yourself -- That blurred gray line -- On the road to an M.F.A. -- A higher agenda -- Creative nonfiction workshop -- The name game -- It's not always everything about you -- The architecture of the essay. Schedules -- The frame -- A double perspective -- The art and craft of writing -- Playing with time -- Beginning at the beginning ... with a strong scene that connotes action and involvement -- Main point of focus -- Remembering to be cinematic with scene-by-scene construction -- The elements of a scene
  • Cont.): The "business of writing ... and the writing business -- A day in the life of a writer -- Making a difference -- Helpful information -- Readings. "Bush taxi commandos" / Peter Chilson -- "Garden in winter" / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- "What's driving Tom Cruise?" / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- "How Tununak came to me" / Carolyn Kremers -- "A conversation with Diane Ackerman" / Kathleen Veslany -- "If and when" / Mimi Schwartz
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 168 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035679937
Label
Creative nonfiction : how to live it and write it, Lee Gutkind
Link
Publication
Note
"A Ziggurat book for talented beginner"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Creative nonfiction may not alleviate the agony, but may provide the ecstasy -- The three-dimensional genre. Be a clown -- be whatever or whomever you dream -- The most popular genre -- Inventing yourself -- That blurred gray line -- On the road to an M.F.A. -- A higher agenda -- Creative nonfiction workshop -- The name game -- It's not always everything about you -- The architecture of the essay. Schedules -- The frame -- A double perspective -- The art and craft of writing -- Playing with time -- Beginning at the beginning ... with a strong scene that connotes action and involvement -- Main point of focus -- Remembering to be cinematic with scene-by-scene construction -- The elements of a scene
  • Cont.): The "business of writing ... and the writing business -- A day in the life of a writer -- Making a difference -- Helpful information -- Readings. "Bush taxi commandos" / Peter Chilson -- "Garden in winter" / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- "What's driving Tom Cruise?" / Jeanne Marie Laskas -- "How Tununak came to me" / Carolyn Kremers -- "A conversation with Diane Ackerman" / Kathleen Veslany -- "If and when" / Mimi Schwartz
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (x, 168 pages
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1035679937

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