About Writing download free [PDF and Ebook] by Samuel R. Delany

About Writing download free [PDF and Ebook] by Samuel R. Delany year 2006
  • Book name: About Writing
  • Author: Samuel R. Delany
  • Release date: 2006/11/11
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780819567161
  • Rating: 7.89 of 10
  • Votes: 283
  • Review by: Zavier High
  • Review rating: 9.43 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/27
  • Total pages: 432
  • Includes a PDF summary of 35 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Award-winning novelist Samuel R. Delany has written a book for creative writers to place alongside E. M. Forster's Aspects of the Novel and Lajos Egri's Art of Dramatic Writing. Taking up specifics (When do flashbacks work, and when should you avoid them? How do you make characters both vivid and sympathetic?) and generalities (How are novels structured? How do writers establish serious literary reputations today?), Delany also examines the condition of the contemporary creative writer and how it differs from that of the writer in the years of Hemingway, Fitzgerald, and the high Modernists. Like a private writing tutorial, About Writing treats each topic with clarity and insight. Here is an indispensable companion for serious writers everywhere.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 23H23M59S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Creative Writing & Creative Writing Guides, Literary Studies: General
  • Available formats: DOC, PML, EPUB, SNB, TIFF, PDF, TXT, WORD. Compressed in CHM, RAR, ARC, ZIP
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 36.14 USD
  • Dimensions: 127x203x29.72mm
  • Weight: 471.74g
  • Printed by: Wesleyan University Press
  • Published in: Hanover, United States

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