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The Resource To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction, Phillip Lopate

To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction, Phillip Lopate

Label
To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction
Title
To show and to tell
Title remainder
the craft of literary nonfiction
Statement of responsibility
Phillip Lopate
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A long-awaited new book on personal writing from Lopate--the celebrated essayist and the director of Columbia University's nonfiction program. He provides the nuts and bolts, offering a refreshing new master class on the craft of the personal narrative, including the personal essay and memoir
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lopate, Phillip
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Autobiography
  • Essay
  • Prose literature
  • Autobiography
  • Essay
  • Prose literature
  • Nichtfiktionale Prosa
  • Autorschaft
  • Autobiografie
  • Kreativt skrivande
  • Presentationsteknik
  • Skriftlig framställning
  • Tekniskt skrivande
Label
To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction, Phillip Lopate
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Facts have implications : or, is nonfiction really fiction?
  • On the ethics of writing about others
  • Modesty and assertion
  • On writers' journals
  • The essay : exploration or argument?
  • The made-up self : on the difficulty of turning oneself into a character
  • Research and personal writing
  • The lyric essay
  • The personal essay in the age of Facebook
  • II.
  • I.
  • Studies of practitioners :
  • Lamb's Essays of Elia
  • Hazlitt on hating
  • How I became an Emersonian
  • Teaching James Baldwin
  • Edward Hoagland : the dean of American essayists
  • The memoir and its critics : two takes
  • The craft of personal narrative :
  • The state of nonfiction today
  • On the necessity of turning oneself into a character
  • Reflection and retrospection : a pedagogic mystery story
  • How do you end an essay?
  • The uses of contrariety
  • Imagination thin and thick
Control code
798923699
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Free Press trade paperback ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9781451696332
Lccn
2012025669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 655
System control number
(OCoLC)798923699
Label
To show and to tell : the craft of literary nonfiction, Phillip Lopate
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Facts have implications : or, is nonfiction really fiction?
  • On the ethics of writing about others
  • Modesty and assertion
  • On writers' journals
  • The essay : exploration or argument?
  • The made-up self : on the difficulty of turning oneself into a character
  • Research and personal writing
  • The lyric essay
  • The personal essay in the age of Facebook
  • II.
  • I.
  • Studies of practitioners :
  • Lamb's Essays of Elia
  • Hazlitt on hating
  • How I became an Emersonian
  • Teaching James Baldwin
  • Edward Hoagland : the dean of American essayists
  • The memoir and its critics : two takes
  • The craft of personal narrative :
  • The state of nonfiction today
  • On the necessity of turning oneself into a character
  • Reflection and retrospection : a pedagogic mystery story
  • How do you end an essay?
  • The uses of contrariety
  • Imagination thin and thick
Control code
798923699
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st Free Press trade paperback ed.
Extent
xi, 225 pages
Isbn
9781451696332
Lccn
2012025669
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
WorldCat record variable field(s) change: 655
System control number
(OCoLC)798923699

Library Locations

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