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Writing creative nonfiction

Label
Writing creative nonfiction
Title
Writing creative nonfiction
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This course guides you through the genres of personal creative nonfiction writing, including the memoir, cultural history, travel writing, personal essays, and biography. Lectures offer practical advice on selecting and organizing ideas, establishing the goals and themes of your work, and publishing finished products.--Course guidebook
Member of
Cataloging source
LVC
Characteristic
videorecording
PerformerNote
Professor Tilar J. Mazzeo, Colby College
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Mazzeo, Tilar J
  • Teaching Company
Runtime
720
Series statement
The great courses. Literature & language. Writing
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Creative nonfiction
  • Authorship
Technique
live action
Label
Writing creative nonfiction
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The Teaching Company: ID2154A-01 (container), PD2154A (disc surfaces)
  • 24 lectures at 30 min. each
  • "Course no. 2154"--Container and book
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 166 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writing great beginnings
  • 5.
  • Show, don't tell
  • 6.
  • Launching a narrative arc
  • Disc 1:
  • 1.
  • Welcome to creative nonfiction
  • 2.
  • Finding the story
  • 3.
  • Honoring the nonfiction contract
  • 4.
  • Putting it all together
  • 11.
  • Revealing character in words and actions
  • 12.
  • Creating compelling characters
  • Disc 2:
  • 7.
  • Cliffhangers and page turners
  • 8.
  • Building dramatic sentences
  • 9.
  • Rhetorical devices and emotional impact
  • 10.
  • Shaping your voice
  • 17.
  • Writing the gutter: how to not tell a story
  • 18.
  • Dialogue strategies in creative nonfiction
  • Disc 3:
  • 13.
  • Character psychology
  • 14.
  • Getting inside the heads of your characters
  • 15.
  • Using narrative perspective
  • 16.
  • Building your audience
  • 23.
  • Getting published
  • 24.
  • Being a writer
  • Disc 4:
  • 19.
  • Researching creative nonfiction
  • 20.
  • How to not have people hate you
  • 21.
  • Revising your work
  • 22.
Control code
875509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598038422
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID2154A-01
  • PD2154A
  • PB2154A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o794991209
  • (OCoLC)794991209
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Writing creative nonfiction
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • The Teaching Company: ID2154A-01 (container), PD2154A (disc surfaces)
  • 24 lectures at 30 min. each
  • "Course no. 2154"--Container and book
Accompanying material
1 course guidebook (iv, 166 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Writing great beginnings
  • 5.
  • Show, don't tell
  • 6.
  • Launching a narrative arc
  • Disc 1:
  • 1.
  • Welcome to creative nonfiction
  • 2.
  • Finding the story
  • 3.
  • Honoring the nonfiction contract
  • 4.
  • Putting it all together
  • 11.
  • Revealing character in words and actions
  • 12.
  • Creating compelling characters
  • Disc 2:
  • 7.
  • Cliffhangers and page turners
  • 8.
  • Building dramatic sentences
  • 9.
  • Rhetorical devices and emotional impact
  • 10.
  • Shaping your voice
  • 17.
  • Writing the gutter: how to not tell a story
  • 18.
  • Dialogue strategies in creative nonfiction
  • Disc 3:
  • 13.
  • Character psychology
  • 14.
  • Getting inside the heads of your characters
  • 15.
  • Using narrative perspective
  • 16.
  • Building your audience
  • 23.
  • Getting published
  • 24.
  • Being a writer
  • Disc 4:
  • 19.
  • Researching creative nonfiction
  • 20.
  • How to not have people hate you
  • 21.
  • Revising your work
  • 22.
Control code
875509
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
other
Extent
4 videodiscs (12 hr.)
Isbn
9781598038422
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • ID2154A-01
  • PD2154A
  • PB2154A
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o794991209
  • (OCoLC)794991209
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD

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