Distinguished author Phillip Lopate, editor of the celebrated anthology The Art of the Personal Essay, is universally acclaimed as aone of our best personal essayistsa (Dallas Morning News). Here, combining more than forty years of lessons from his storied career as a writer and professor, he brings us this highly anticipated nuts-and-bolts guide to writing literary nonfiction. A phenomenal master class shaped by Lopateas informative, accessible tone and immense gift for storytelling, To Show and To Tell reads like a long walk with a favorite professorarefreshing, insightful, and encouraging in often unexpected ways.But it doesna#39;t end there, because the roots of such pedagogical practice extend down to high school, middle school, and even elementary school, where teachers are increasingly being asked to inculcate in their charges the ability to write ... On the other hand, the common core curriculum now being implemented for middle and high school students stresses the need to construct an argumentative essay, anbsp;...
|Title||:||To Show and to Tell|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-02-12|