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A short course in writing

composition, collaborative learning, and constructive reading

by Kenneth A. Bruffee

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by HarperCollins College Publishers in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Rhetoric.,
  • College readers.,
  • Report writing.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [375]-376) and index.

    StatementKenneth A. Bruffee.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1408 .B877 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 380 p. :
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1701208M
    ISBN 100673521907
    LC Control Number92001644
    OCLC/WorldCa26129731

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    Short stories were once the training grounds for the best writers in the world. Writers like Ernest Hemingway, Leo Tolstoy, Mark Twain, and Stephen King learned the craft of writing through short stories before they published their first novels. Even though short stories have gone out of favor, they are still the best way for writers to learn. This course was incredibly practical, focussed, encouraging and jam packed with real information, resources and support. Thank you for creating such a thought provoking, motivational and empowering course. I would recommend Writing Short Fiction to anyone interested in writing short stories or .


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