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The nonfictionist's guide : on reading and writing creative nonfiction

Author: Robert Root
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, 2008
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Root
ISBN: 9780742556171 0742556174 9780742556188 0742556182
OCLC Number: 477194163
Description: xv, 223 s. ; 23 cm
Contents: Chapter 1 Preface Chapter 2 1 The Nature of Nonfiction Chapter 3 2 Not the Design of the Author Chapter 4 3 The Experimental Art Chapter 5 4 The Art of Seeing Chapter 6 5 Collage, Montage, Mosaic, Vignette, Episode, Segment Chapter 7 6 This Is What the Spaces Say Chapter 8 7 Immediacy Chapter 9 8 Distance Chapter 10 9 Writing by Ear Chapter 11 10 Place Chapter 12 11 Truth Chapter 13 12 Last Words Last Chapter 14 Notes and References
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This up-to-the-minute, extraordinarily well-informed, and highly suggestive book cannot help but be valuable to writers and teachers of the genre. Robert Root has read widely and pondered deeply the Read more...

 
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