Developing Writers

Developing Writers : A Dialogic Approach

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This workshop approach engages developing writers in a dialogue with the selections they read, with other writers, with themselves, and ultimately with the audience they write for. Through the use of written and spoken dialogues, students learn to develop their writing skills.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 500 pages
  • 187.96 x 233.68 x 15.24mm | 566.99g
  • Cengage Learning, Inc
  • Wadsworth Publishing Co Inc
  • Belmont, CA, United States
  • 0534133444
  • 9780534133443

Table of contents

Part I: Introduction to the writing projects. Developing your writing ability/writing histories. Reading and writing, the world and the word. Part II: Writing projects: representing ourselves - writing our personal histories. Recollections and reflections/stories from our lives. Going to college/educational histories. Part III: Writing projects: becoming educated/arguing and analyzing. Social and ethical issues/positioning ourselves among others/animal rights. Reading the news/questioning the word and the world. Part IV: Editing your own writing. Being your own editor.show more