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Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught? : Resisting Lore in Creative Writing Pedagogy (Paperback)

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Revised and updated throughout, this 10th-anniversary edition of Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught? is a significantly expanded guide to key issues and practices in creative writing teaching today.

Challenging the myths of creative writing teaching, experienced and up-and-coming teachers explore what works in the classroom and workshop and what does not. Now brought up-to-date with new issues that have emerged with the explosion of creative writing courses in higher education, the new edition includes:

· Guides to and case studies of workshop practice· Discussions on grading and the myth of “the easy A”· Explorations of the relationship between reading and writing· A new chapter on creative writing research· A new chapter on games, fan-fiction and genre writing· New chapters on identity and activism

Can Creative Writing Really Be Taught? is supported by a companion website at www.bloomsbury.com, including extensive links to online resources, teaching case studies and lesson plans.

Number of Pages: 247
Genre: Language + Art + Disciplines, Reference
Sub-Genre: Rhetoric
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Academic
Language: English
Street Date: July 13, 2017
TCIN: 52153879
UPC: 9781474285049
Item Number (DPCI): 248-42-2336
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