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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
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gutkind, Lee
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American essays
  • Reportage literature, American
  • Reportage literature
  • Essay
  • Creative nonfiction
Label
The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind
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
Control code
37608183
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780435081515
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
97034958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The essayist at work : profiles of creative nonfiction writers, edited by Lee Gutkind
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
Control code
37608183
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
231 pages
Isbn
9780435081515
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
97034958
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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