Get the core knowledge of a prestigious MFA education without the tuition. Have you always wanted to get an MFA, but couldn't because of the cost, time commitment, or admission requirements? Well now you can fulfill that dream without having to devote tons of money or time. The Portable MFA gives you all of the essential information you would learn in the MFA program in one book. Covering fiction, memoirs, personal essays, magazine articles, poetry, and playwriting, this book provides you with: Inspiration and tips on revision, stamina, and productivity Clear instruction on the craft behind the art Detailed reading lists to expand your literary horizons Exercises to improve your writing endeavors By heeding the advice in The Portable MFA, you will gain the wisdom and experience of some of today's greatest teachers, all for just the price of a book.Introduction: A Good Play and a Good Class I like plays that get to the point. They may luxuriate in language ... If audiences wanted that, they would stay home and watch the History Channel or, God forbid, read a book. All of this is easy to say.
|Title||:||The Portable MFA in Creative Writing|
|Author||:||New York Writers Workshop,|
|Publisher||:||Writer's Digest Books - 2006-04-29|