Teaching Creative Writing

Author: Graeme Harper
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Category: Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Writing & Editing Guides, Teaching Skills & Techniques, Teaching Skills & Techniques, Teaching Of A Specific Subject, Teaching Of A Specific Subject
Book Format: Paperback

Teaching Creative Writing is a collection of twelve essays written by international experts in the field, with a critical introduction by Graeme Harper to the teaching and learning of the subject. The book includes: * Responding positively to genre-specific challenges * Considering learning styles and teaching techniques * Actively approaching creative writing in universities and colleges * Assessing the creative writing workshop and individual learning * Relating practice and criticism: new work in the field * Recommendations by authors of notable books/resources. Contributors cover the writing of short fiction, poetry, the novel, work for film, TV and radio, creative non-fiction, writing for the stage, writing for children and young adults, new media writing, the critical-creative cross-over, workshops, and key issues in creative writing research. Tightly focused around typical course modules, innovative and lucidly written, this will be the essential book for teachers and learners of creative writing in higher education.

Table Of Contents
Introduction; 1. Writing Short Fiction - Kate Coles; 2. Poetry - Chad Davidson and Greg Fraser; 3. The Novel - Graeme Harper; 4. Writing for children & young adults - Jeri Kroll; 5. Creative Non-Fiction - Martin Lammon; 6. Playwriting - Michelene Wandor; 7. Scriptwriting for Radio - Steve May; 8. Writing for Film and Television-Jack Epps Jr.; 9. New Media Writing - Thomas Swiss and Cynthia Lewis; 10. Creative-Critical Writing - Rob Pope; 11. Workshopping - Stephanie Vanderslice; 12. Research - Graeme Harper; References and Resources; Index.
About Graeme Harper
Professor Graeme Harper is Head of the School of Creative Arts, Film and Media at the University of Portsmouth. He is also the Director of the the UK Centre for Creative Writing Research Through Practice.


SKU BK-9780826477279
Barcode # 9780826477279
Brand Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Artist / Author Graeme Harper
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