The Resource The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind

The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind

Label
The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers
Title
The essayist at work
Title remainder
profiles of creative nonfiction writers
Statement of responsibility
edited by Lee Gutkind
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In creative nonfiction, writers must be poetic and journalistic. 'The Essayist at Work' discusses how to meet this dual demand, offering insight into the lifestyles, techniques, and literary philosophies of some of the genre's most respected writers."--Cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
814/.5409
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS428
LC item number
.E86 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Gutkind, Lee
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  • American essays
  • Reportage literature, American
  • Reportage literature
  • Essay
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Essayist
  • Literaturproduktion
  • Interview
  • Essay
  • Literarische Technik
  • USA
Label
The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind
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Instantiates
Publication
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 : the five Rs of creative nonfiction / Lee Gutkind -- Schedules / Annie Dillard -- Twenty questions : a conversation with John McPhee / Michael Pearson -- The power of self-revelation : a conversation with Mary Kay Blakely / Catherine Wald -- Son of Spoon River / Hilary Masters -- The essential hyphenated Heat-Moon / Scott Chisholm -- The art of translation / Steven Harvey -- A different kind of two-fisted, two-breasted terror : Seymour Krim and creative nonfiction / Michael Stephens -- Darcy Frey : reaching new heights / Tracy Marx -- Like a flower of feathers or a winged branch / Ellen Gilchrist -- Nonfiction in first person, without apology / Natalia Rachel Singer -- Excavations / Lisa Knopp -- Sacred visualization : a profile of Terry Tempest Williams / Brenda Miller -- Phillip Lopate : New York storyteller / Melinda Corey -- Not interviewing Frank Sinatra / Gay Talese -- A conversation with Diane Ackerman / Kathleen Veslany -- Courting the approval of the dead / Tracy Kidder -- A stylist's delight : a conversation with Paul West / Barbara Adams -- How and why / Jane Bernstein -- Seventh east / Ellen Fagg
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034660025
Label
The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind
Link
Publication
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 : the five Rs of creative nonfiction / Lee Gutkind -- Schedules / Annie Dillard -- Twenty questions : a conversation with John McPhee / Michael Pearson -- The power of self-revelation : a conversation with Mary Kay Blakely / Catherine Wald -- Son of Spoon River / Hilary Masters -- The essential hyphenated Heat-Moon / Scott Chisholm -- The art of translation / Steven Harvey -- A different kind of two-fisted, two-breasted terror : Seymour Krim and creative nonfiction / Michael Stephens -- Darcy Frey : reaching new heights / Tracy Marx -- Like a flower of feathers or a winged branch / Ellen Gilchrist -- Nonfiction in first person, without apology / Natalia Rachel Singer -- Excavations / Lisa Knopp -- Sacred visualization : a profile of Terry Tempest Williams / Brenda Miller -- Phillip Lopate : New York storyteller / Melinda Corey -- Not interviewing Frank Sinatra / Gay Talese -- A conversation with Diane Ackerman / Kathleen Veslany -- Courting the approval of the dead / Tracy Kidder -- A stylist's delight : a conversation with Paul West / Barbara Adams -- How and why / Jane Bernstein -- Seventh east / Ellen Fagg
Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
Form of item
online
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1034660025

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