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You are currently browsing 31–40 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. Doing Creative Writing

    By Steve May

    Are you beginning a creative writing course? Or thinking about taking one? Doing Creative Writing is the ideal guide to what you should expect, what will be expected of you and how you can get the most from your course. It clearly and concisely outlines: the contexts for creative writing...

    Published October 4th 2007 by Routledge

  2. The Journalistic Imagination

    Literary Journalists from Defoe to Capote and Carter

    By Richard Keeble, Sharon Wheeler

    Focusing on the neglected journalism of writers more famous for their novels or plays, this new book explores the specific functions of journalism within the public sphere, and celebrate the literary qualities of journalism as a genre. Key features include: an international focus taking in writers...

    Published September 17th 2007 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Creative Writing Coursebook

    By Paul Mills

    This step-by-step, practical guide to the process of creative writing provides readers with a comprehensive course in its art and skill. With genre-based chapters, such as life writing, novels and short stories, poetry, fiction for children and screenwriting, it is an indispensable guide to writing...

    Published December 19th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Creative Writing

    A Workbook with Readings

    Edited by Linda Anderson

    Creative Writing is a complete writing course that will jump-start your writing and guide you through your first steps towards publication. Suitable for use by students, tutors, writers’ groups or writers working alone, this book offers: a practical and inspiring section on the creative process,...

    Published December 6th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Writing Short Stories

    By Ailsa Cox

    Ideal for those new to the genre or for anyone who wishes to improve their technique, Ailsa Cox’s guide will help readers achieve their full potential as a short story writer. The book encourages you to be inventive, to break writing habits and to try something new, by showing the diversity of the...

    Published July 28th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Writers Have No Age

    Creative Writing for Older Adults, Second Edition

    By Karen Updike, Jeri Mccormick, Lenore Mccomas Coberly

    Writers Have No Age: Creative Writing for Older Adults, Second Edition is a book for writers by writers. Unlike the first edition, which was aimed at teachers of writing, this edition is aimed at writers themselves. This book will help older writers value themselves and their potential, and...

    Published January 28th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Writing and Responsibility

    By Carl Tighe

    In a world where literary scandals often end up in court, the issue of responsibility in writing has never been more important. In this groundbreaking study, Carl Tighe asks the questions every writer needs to consider: *What is it that writers do? Are they responsible for all the uses to which...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Creative Writing and the New Humanities

    By Paul Dawson

    This book examines the institutional history and disciplinary future of creative writing in the contemporary academy, looking well beyond the perennial questions 'can writing be taught?' and 'should writing be taught?'.Paul Dawson traces the emergence of creative writing alongside the new criticism...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  9. Playwriting

    A Practical Guide

    By Noël Greig

    Playwriting offers a practical guide to the creation of text for live performance. It contains a wealth of exercises for amateur and professional playwrights. Usable in a range of contexts, the book works as: a step-by-step guide to the creation of an individual play a handy resource for a teacher...

    Published October 28th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Writing Across Worlds

    Contemporary Writers Talk

    Edited by Susheila Nasta

    Writing Across Worlds brings together a selection of interviews with major international writers previously featured in the pages of the magazine. Conducted by a wide constituency of distinguished critics, writers and journalists, the interviews offer a unique insight into the views and work of a...

    Published July 23rd 2004 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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