AUTHORS: Pollack, Eileen - ©2010
CREATIVE NONFICTION introduces you to a range of forms and explains how to use them in many different writing situations--from first-year composition or service-learning courses to creative writing workshops, feature writing, and memoir writing. Author Eileen Pollack shows you the strategies that nonfiction writers use to generate ideas, write, and revise their essays. Part I covers the essentials of style, content, and form. In Part II, each chapter introduces a new form of creative nonfiction and offers samples drawn from a diverse array of essays. Exercises and prompts help you use this form in your own writing. Part III guides you in revising your drafts, both individually and collaboratively. Throughout the text, the author speaks to you as a fellow practitioner and coach, offering insight into what it is like to write professionally in a variety of situations.