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You are currently browsing 11–20 of 43 new and published books in the subject of Creative Writing — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Stylistics

    A Resource Book for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Paul Simpson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume. The innovative and flexible ‘two-dimensional’ structure is built around four sections –...

    Published January 30th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Dramatic Story Structure

    A Primer for Screenwriters

    By Edward J. Fink

    A successful screenplay starts with an understanding of the fundamentals of dramatic story structure. In this practical introduction, Edward J. Fink condenses centuries of writing about dramatic theory into ten concise and readable chapters, providing the tools for building an engaging narrative...

    Published September 26th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Digital Storytelling

    Capturing Lives, Creating Community

    By Joe Lambert

    Series: Digital Imaging and Computer Vision

    Listen deeply. Tell stories. This is the mantra of the Center for Digital Storytelling (CDS) in Berkeley California, which, since 1998 has worked with nearly 1,000 organizations around the world and trained more than 15,000 people in the art of digital storytelling. In this revised...

    Published December 7th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Writing Research Critically

    Developing the power to make a difference

    By John Schostak, Jill Schostak

    This is not a standard guide to writing a dissertation, thesis, project report, journal article or book. Rather, this book will help researchers who are dissatisfied with the typical recipe approaches to standardised forms of writing-up and want to explore how academic writing can be used to...

    Published November 26th 2012 by Routledge

  5. How Architects Write

    By Tom Spector, Rebecca Damron

    This is the first writing reference book for designers. Whether you're an architect, landscape architect, interior designers, or an industrial designer How Architects Write shows you the interdependence of writing and design. Authors Tom Spector and Rebecca Damron present typical writing...

    Published August 9th 2012 by Routledge

  6. The Screenwriter Activist

    Writing Social Issue Movies

    By Marilyn Beker

    Hotel Rwanda. Philadelphia. Silkwood. Some of the most important films ever made have tackled real-world social issues, from genocide to homophobia to corporate greed. As storytellers, activist screenwriters recognize that social issues make great stories that can be gut-wrenching,...

    Published July 3rd 2012 by Routledge

  7. Monsters Under the Bed

    Critically investigating early years writing

    By Andrew Melrose

    Monsters Under the Bed is an essential text focussing on critical and contemporary issues surrounding writing for ‘early years’ children. Containing a critically creative and a creatively critical investigation of the cult and culture of the child and childhood in fiction and non-fictional writing,...

    Published January 16th 2012 by Routledge

  8. New Playwriting Strategies

    Language and Media in the 21st Century, 2nd Edition

    By Paul C. Castagno

    New Playwriting Strategies has become a canonical text in the study and teaching of playwriting, offering a fresh and dynamic insight into the subject. This thoroughly revised and expanded second edition explores and highlights the wide spread of new techniques that form contemporary theatre...

    Published December 14th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Here Comes the Bogeyman

    Exploring contemporary issues in writing for children

    By Andrew Melrose

    Here Comes the Bogeyman is an essential text focussing on critical and contemporary issues surrounding writing for children. Containing a critically creative and a creatively critical investigation of the cult and culture of the child and childhood in fiction and non-fictional writing, it also...

    Published November 18th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Travel Writing

    By Carl Thompson

    Series: The New Critical Idiom

    An increasingly popular genre – addressing issues of empire, colonialism, post-colonialism, globalization, gender and politics – travel writing offers the reader a movement between the familiar and the unknown. In this volume, Carl Thompson: introduces the genre, outlining competing...

    Published May 12th 2011 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. Screenplay: Building Story Through Character
    By Jule Selbo
    To Be Published September 1st 2015
  2. Encyclopedia of American Humorists
    Edited by Steven H. Gale
    To Be Published September 7th 2015
  3. S. J. Perelman: An Annotated Bibliography
    Edited by Steven H. Gale
    To Be Published September 7th 2015
  4. S. J. Perelman: Critical Essays
    Edited by Steven H. Gale
    To Be Published September 7th 2015
  5. The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity
    Edited by Rodney H. Jones
    To Be Published September 8th 2015

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