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A Reader for Writers

Second Edition

Robert Lyons

Publication Date - February 1984

ISBN: 9780195034011

400 pages

Previous Publication Date(s)

March 1977


"Sound text. Helpful for our students as they engage in the composing of individual biographies."--David J. Bradshaw, Warren Wilson College

"An extremely helpful book for introductory level instruction--in both theoretical and practical senses--in 'autobiography...A natural choice."--Samir Dayal, Franklin College

"A wonderful text for showing students that writing comes directly from experience. It will be invaluable in teaching students to write."--Lisa Jadwin, Davidson College

"A very useful anthology--a good variety of writers (including women, blacks, hispanics)."--Mary Paynter, Rosary College

"The best collection of autobiographical essays anywhere....Helpful, insightful commentary."--Martin A. Danamay, Emory University