Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 May 2014

496 Pages

9.61 x 6.69 inches

ISBN: 9780748689392

Bookseller Code (1A)

The Handbook of Creative Writing

Steven Earnshaw

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A 3-in-1 text with outstanding breadth of coverage on the theories, the craft & the business of creative writing
  • Includes practical advice on getting published & making money from your writing
  • 50 expert contributors from the USA, Canada, and beyond, including screenwriters, lyricists, agents, media lawyers, professors of writing, nearly all of whom are also award-winning authors of poetry, fiction, scripts, song lyrics, blogs, print and online articles and works of non-fiction

New to this Edition:

  • Chapters on popular topics such as 'self-publishing and the rise of the indie author', 'social media', 'flash fiction', 'song lyrics', 'creative-critical hybrids' and 'collaboration in the theatre'
  • New and updated exercises to help you practice your writing
  • Up-to-date information on teaching, copyright, writing for the web & earning a living as a writer
  • Updated Glossary of Terms

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