The Arvon Book of Life Writing

The Arvon Book of Life Writing

Writing Biography, Autobiography and Memoir

Book - 2010
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This practical handbook for writers includes the best resources and techniques from the world famous Arvon writing course. It answers the key questions writers have when tackling a biography or memoir; methods of research, authorization, interpretation, and a variety of ethical issues. The book is filled with practical exercises to develop writing skills in empathy, managing drama and suspense, interviewing, narration and reflection and developing the story line plus has professional advice from twenty well-known literary, cultural, political, sports and celebrity biographers, family memoirists, travel writers and ghost writers.
Publisher: London : Methuen Drama, 2010
Description: xvi, 271 p. ; 20 cm
ISBN: 9781408124185
Branch Call Number: 808.06692 Cli
Additional Contributors: Angier, Carole, 1943-


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