This book contains 33 creative writers presenting ideas and techniques for exploring poetry writing, fiction writing, translation, practical aesthetics, creative reading and the imagination. Selected from the very best articles in Teachers a Writers Magazine over 17 years, this two volumes (sold separately) offers a comprehensive multitude of ideas and techniques for writing in the classroomType a sonnet or other fairly compact poem, or a dense paragraph of prose, leaving out most of the middle, keeping just the first and last lines, or sentences, ... Of course, there is a job of analysis here too a to understand the forms that are used by professional songwriters and television writers. I observed writer-in-the- schoolsjosefina Baez working with eighth grade students at 132 ac Deep Revision .
|Title||:||Educating the Imagination: Writing poetry. Writing fiction. Inventing language. Bi-lingual & cross-cultural. Evaluation. Reading. "First & last". A look back|
|Author||:||Christopher Edgar, Ron Padgett|
|Publisher||:||Teachers & Writers - 1994|