The Cambridge introduction to creative writing / David Morley

Author(s): Morley, David, 1964-
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Subjects: English language--Rhetoric--Problems, exercises, etc
Creative writing--Problems, exercises, etc
Report writing
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007
Series: Cambridge introductions to literature
Cambridge introductions to literature
LC Classification: P, PE
Physical Description: xvi, 273 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Alternate Titles: Portion of title: Introduction to creative writing
Portion of title: Creative writing
Notes: LCCN: 2006036851
ISBN: 9780521838801 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0521838800 (hardback : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780521547543 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0521547547 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references (p. 258-263) and index
Contents: Introducing creative writing -- Creative writing in the world -- Challenges of creative writing -- Composition and creative writing -- Processes of creative writing -- The practice of fiction -- Creative nonfiction -- Writing poetry -- Performing writing -- Writing in the community and academy
Review: "This book introduces students to the practice and art of creative writing and creative reading. David Morley discusses where creative writing come from, the various forms and camouflages it has taken, and why we teach and learn the arts of fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction. Accessible, entertaining and groundbreaking, this is not only a useful textbook for students and teachers of writing, but also an inspiring read in its own right."--BOOK JACKET
OCLC Number: 76074071
ISBN/ISSN: 9780521838801
0521838800
9780521547543
0521547547