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The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

The Cambridge Companion to Creative Writing

by David Morley
     
 

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Creative writing has become a highly professionalized academic discipline, with popular courses and prestigious degree programs worldwide. This book is a must for all students and teachers of creative writing, indeed for anyone who aspires to be a published writer. It engages with a complex art in an accessible manner, addressing concepts important to the rapidly

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Creative writing has become a highly professionalized academic discipline, with popular courses and prestigious degree programs worldwide. This book is a must for all students and teachers of creative writing, indeed for anyone who aspires to be a published writer. It engages with a complex art in an accessible manner, addressing concepts important to the rapidly growing field of creative writing, while maintaining a strong craft emphasis, analyzing exemplary models of writing and providing related writing exercises. Written by professional writers and teachers of writing, the chapters deal with specific genres or forms – ranging from the novel to new media – or with significant topics that explore the cutting edge state of creative writing internationally (including creative writing and science, contemporary publishing and new workshop approaches).

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"Many creative writing teachers will find that this companion helps them refresh their teaching strategies."
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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521145367
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/29/2012
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Literature Series
Pages:
230
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.43(d)

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"Many creative writing teachers will find that this companion helps them refresh their teaching strategies."
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Meet the Author

David Morley is Professor of Creative Writing at the University of Warwick.

Philip Neilsen is Professor of Creative Writing at the Queensland University of Technology.

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