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Writing to Be Read / Edition 3
     

Writing to Be Read / Edition 3

by Ken Macrorie
 

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ISBN-10: 0867091339

ISBN-13: 9780867091335

Pub. Date: 01/01/1986

Publisher: Heinemann

Writing to Be Read is the high school version of Telling Writing. This third edition reaffirms Ken Macrorie's continuing commitment to young writers, as well as the perennial popularity of Writing to Be Read. Like all fine teachers, Macrorie has remained a student of his subject, and this book is informed by fresh classroom discoveries.

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Overview

Writing to Be Read is the high school version of Telling Writing. This third edition reaffirms Ken Macrorie's continuing commitment to young writers, as well as the perennial popularity of Writing to Be Read. Like all fine teachers, Macrorie has remained a student of his subject, and this book is informed by fresh classroom discoveries.

The book embodies a carefully articulated writing course that gives students the freedom to find their voices and let their subjects find them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780867091335
Publisher:
Heinemann
Publication date:
01/01/1986
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
287
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.63(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Introduction

1. The Language in You

Writing Freely

What Is Good Writing?

Tightening

Deceiving Oneself

People Talking

Fabulous Realities

Writing Case Histories

Repeating

The Helping Circle

Remembering Childhood

Sharpening

Creating Form

Playing with Words

Your Subject Choosing You

Keeping a Journal

Writing Secondhand

Controlling Sound

Writing Reports

Writing Poems

"Tell Me Something" Interviews

The Order of Words

Observing Conventions

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