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Touchstone anthology of contemporary creative nonfiction: work from 1970 to the present
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Published:
New York : Simon & Schuster, 2007.
Format:
Book
Edition:
1st Touchstone trade paperback ed.
ISBN:
9781416531746
Physical Desc:
xviii, 552 pages ; 24 cm.
Rating:
Adult
Status:
Kent Denver Upper School - Nonfiction
814 TOU
Description
From memoir to journalism, personal essays to cultural criticism, this indispensable anthology brings together works from all genres of creative nonfiction, with pieces by fifty contemporary writers including Cheryl Strayed, David Sedaris, Barbara Kingsolver, and more. Selected by five hundred writers, English professors, and creative writing teachers from across the country, this collection includes only the most highly regarded nonfiction work published since 1970. Contributers include: Jo Ann Beard, Wendell Berry, Eula Biss, Mary Clearman Blew, Charles Bowden, Janet Burroway, Kelly Grey Carlisle, Anne Carson, Bernard Cooper, Michael W. Cox, Annie Dillard, Mark Doty, Brian Doyle, Tony Earley, Anthony Farrington, Harrison Candelaria Fletcher, Diane Glancy, Lucy Grealy, William Harrison, Robin Hemley, Adam Hochschild, Jamaica Kincaid, Barbara Kingsolver , Ted Kooser, Sara Levine, E.J. Levy, Phillip Lopate, Barry Lopez, Thomas Lynch, Lee Martin, Rebecca McCLanahan, Erin McGraw, John McPhee, Brenda Miller, Dinty W. Moore, Kathleen Norris, Naomi Shihab Nye, Lia Purpura, Richard Rhodes, Bill Roorbach, David Sedaris, Richard Selzer, Sue William Silverman, Floyd Skloot, Lauren Slater, Cheryl Strayed, Amy Tan, Ryan Van Meter, David Foster Wallace, and Joy Williams.
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General Note
"A Touchstone Book."
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references.
Description
Collects nonfiction writing from 1970 to the early twenty-first century, and features selections from Barbara Kingsolver, David Sedaris, Amy Tan, Jamaica Kincaid, David Foster Wallace, and many others.
Target Audience
Adult,Follett School Solutions.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Williford, L., & Martone, M. (2007). Touchstone anthology of contemporary creative nonfiction: work from 1970 to the present. 1st Touchstone trade paperback ed. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Williford, Lex, 1954- and Michael. Martone. 2007. Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: Work From 1970 to the Present. New York: Simon & Schuster.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Williford, Lex, 1954- and Michael. Martone, Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: Work From 1970 to the Present. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Williford, Lex, and Michael Martone. Touchstone Anthology of Contemporary Creative Nonfiction: Work From 1970 to the Present. 1st Touchstone trade paperback ed. New York: Simon & Schuster, 2007. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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