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Literary Journalism
Language: en
Pages: 467
Authors: Norman Sims, Mark Kramer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

Collects fifteen essays by masters and new voices in the genre of reportage literature, including memoirs, personal essays, profiles, travel literature, and science and nature writing
True Stories
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Norman Sims
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Northwestern University Press

Journalism in the twentieth century was marked by the rise of literary journalism. Sims traces more than a century of its history, examining the cultural connections, competing journalistic schools of thought, and innovative writers that have given literary journalism its power. Seminal exmples of the genre provide ample context and
Literary Journalism in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 297
Authors: Norman Sims
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-04 - Publisher: Northwestern University Press

This wide-ranging collection of critical essays on literary journalism addresses the shifting border between fiction and non-fiction, literature and journalism. Literary Journalism in the Twentieth Century addresses general and historical issues, explores questions of authorial intent and the status of the territory between literature and journalism, and offers a case
Literary Journalism in the United States of America and Slovenia
Language: en
Pages: 145
Authors: Sonja Merljak Zdovc
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: University Press of America

Slovenia is acquiring some literary journalism written by Slovene journalists and writers. Author Sonja Merljak Zdovc suggests that more Slovene writers should prefer literary journalism because nonfiction is based on truth, facts, and data and appeals more to readers interested in real world stories. The honest, precise, profound, and sophisticated
The Art of Fact
Language: en
Pages: 558
Authors: Kevin Kerrane, Ben Yagoda
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-08-03 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Historical and international in scope, a unique anthology traces the course of literary journalism and nonfiction prose from its origins in the eighteenth century to today, from Daniel Defoe to Joseph Mitchell to Richard Ben Cramer. 15,000 first printing.