Playwrights Teach Playwriting

Playwrights Teach Playwriting

by Joan Herrington
     
 

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Playwrights Teach Playwriting is a collection unique in the realm of "how-to" playwriting books. These eleven essays by well-known playwrights explore the pedagogy of playwriting, offering fascinating and valuable insights into the way established playwrights communicate their own creative methods to young writers. Each of the playwrights has extensive experience as a… See more details below

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Playwrights Teach Playwriting is a collection unique in the realm of "how-to" playwriting books. These eleven essays by well-known playwrights explore the pedagogy of playwriting, offering fascinating and valuable insights into the way established playwrights communicate their own creative methods to young writers. Each of the playwrights has extensive experience as a teacher in a variety of venues. Their chapters offer insight into the unique vision of each playwright and provide practical and tested advice, exercise, and course structures for both students and teachers of playwriting. A concluding essay by dramaturg and literary manager, Mead Hunter, offers career advice for beginning as well as emerging playwrights.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781575254234
Publisher:
Smith & Kraus, Inc.
Publication date:
08/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
885,178
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.08(h) x 0.43(d)

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