American creative nonfiction editor, Jay Ellis, University of Colorado at Boulder.

This book provides an overview of a genre of genres called "creative nonfiction," but also takes a look at lyrical essays. This title begins by figuring out why readers of American literature in particular created "nonfiction" writing and also examines some lyric essayist work wh...

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Corporate Authors: Gale (Firm), eBook Academic Collection - North America.
Other Authors: Ellis, Jay, 1963-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Ipswich, Massachusetts : Amenia, NY : Salem Press ; Grey House Publishing, [2015]
Edition:[First edition].
Series:Critical insights.
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Online Access:eBook Academic Collection - North America
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505 0 |a About this volume / Jay Ellis -- On American creative nonfiction / Jay Ellis -- American creative nonfiction : background and history / Kelly Clasen -- Critical reception of "a special kind of fiction" / Ross Griffin -- The lyric essay as non-nonfiction / Jay Ellis -- "Loops and spins" : autobiography, autofiction, and Tim O'Brien's serial selves / David Bahr -- Benjamin Franklin's middle way and the argumentative nature of autobiography / Peter Kratzke -- Gender and genre in Susan Fenimore Cooper's nature writing / Kelly Clasen -- "A canticle of my reaction" : socio-cultural criticism in Claude McKay's A long way from home / Christopher Allen Varlack -- "I'm fighting because you're down here" : small stories and big histories in Shelby Foote's The Civil War / Christopher Walsh -- Medical humanities and illness narratives / G. Thomas Couser -- The grand memoir : Temple Grandin and autism / Katherine Lashley -- Stories of the self in cinema : autobiography and the documentary image / Shira Segal -- One life transformed : Natalie Goldberg's writing, art, and religion / Beth Walker -- David Foster Wallace and the ethical potential of creative nonfiction / Brandon Benevento -- Choreographing time : Art Spiegelman's present, past(s) and the craft of creative nonfiction comics / David Bahr. 
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