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Title Literary nonfiction : theory, criticism, pedagogy / edited by Chris Anderson.
Imprint Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, [1989]
©1989

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS366.R44 L58 1989    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PS366.R44 L58 1989    AVAILABLE  
Subject American prose literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American prose literature -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
American prose literature -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Reportage literature, American -- History and criticism.
American essays -- History and criticism.
Journalism -- United States.
Alt Name Anderson, Chris, 1955-
Description xxvi, 337 pages ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographies.
Contents Introduction : literary nonfiction and composition / Chris Anderson -- The nonfictional prose of Richard Selzer : an aesthetic analysis / Charles I. Schuster -- Stylistics and the study of twentieth-century literary nonfiction / Dennis Rygiel -- Orwell's political persuasion : a rhetoric of personality / Richard Filloy -- Crafting fact : formal devices in the prose of John McPhee / Jack Roundy -- Writing documentary as a therapeutic act : Bill Barich's Laughing in the hills / Mark Allister -- Annie Dillard : the woman in nature and the subject of nonfiction / Suzanne Clark -- Two tales "intended to be after the fact" : "Stephen Crane's own story" and "The open boat" / Phyllis Frus -- Essayists on the essay / Carl H. Klaus.
Stories in essays, essays as stories / Douglas Hesse -- Fiction in persuasion : personal experience as evidence and as art / George L. Dillon -- The pleasures of voice in the literary essay : explorations in the prose of Gretel Ehrlich and Richard Selzer / Peter Elbow -- The personal essay and egalitarian rhetoric / William Zeiger -- The reader's text : responding to Loren Eiseley's "The running man" / John Clifford -- Deconstructing Didion : poststructuralist rhetorical theory in the composition class / John Schilb -- Students and teachers under the influence : image and idea in the essay / Pat C. Hoy II -- Hoping for essays / Jim W. Corder -- Error, ambiguity, and the peripheral : teaching Lewis Thomas / Chris Anderson.
ISBN 0809314053 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 18070087