The Writer's Notebook
Craft Essays from Tin House
ISBN10: 0979419816 ISBN13: 9780979419812 Contributors: Bender, Aimee (Editor); Montgomery, Lee (Introduction); Almond, Steve; Bell, Susan Publisher: Tin House Books Published: May 1 2009 Pages: 264 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 8.50" Width: 5.75" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
The Writer's Notebook: Craft Essays from Tin House combines the best craft seminars in the history of the Tin House Summer Writers Workshop with a variety of essays written by some of Tin House's favorite authors, offering aspiring writers insight into the craft of writing. Dorothy Allison, Jim Shepard, Aimee Bender, Steve Almond, D. A. Powell, and others break down elements of craft and share insights into the joys and pains of their own writing. This cast of deeply respected poets and prose writers explore topics that vary from writing dialogue to the dos and don'ts of writing about sex. With how-tos, close readings, and personal anecdotes, The Writer's Notebook offers future scribes advice and inspiration.