Writing for Animals: New perspectives for writers and instructors to educate and inspire

Writing for Animals: New perspectives for writers and instructors to educate and inspire

by John Yunker (Editor)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781618220585
Publisher: Byte Level Research
Publication date: 08/01/2018
Pages: 222
Sales rank: 632,206
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.51(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part I: The Writer as Naturalist

Do We Have the Right to Write about Animals?

Animals that Work in Stories

A Case for More Reality in Writing for Animals

Part II: The Craft of Writing about Animals

Meeting the Wild Things Where They Are

Rewilding Literature: Catalyzing Compassion for Wild Predators through Creative Nonfiction

Rabies Bites: How Stephen King Made a Dog a Compelling Main Character

Real Advocacy within Fantasy Worlds

Writing Animals Where You Are

Part III: Anthropomorphism and Literature

Other Nations

Giving Animals a Voice: Letters from an Ashland Deer

No One Mourns an Unnamed Animal: Why Naming Animals Might Help Save Them

Part IV: Writers Change the World

Are You Willing?

With a Hope to Change Things: An Exploration of the Craft of Writing about Animals with the Founders

of Zoomorphic Magazine

Resources for Writers

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