Experienced writing teacher Hazel Smith demystifies the process of creative writing, providing exercises and examples to show how it can be systematically learnt.
Part I: Introductory strategies. Playing with language, running with referents ; Genre as a movable feast ; Working out with structures ; Writing as recycling ; Narrative, narratology, power ; Dialoguing -- Part II: Advanced strategies. Postmodern f(r)ictions ; Postmodern poetry, avant-garde poetics ; The invert, the cross-dresser, the fictocritic ; Tongues, talk and technologies ; New media travels ; Mapping worlds, moving cities -- Conclusion: The ongoing editor.
Number Of Pages: 304
Published: 20th December 2012
Edition Number: 1