In this daring volume, metawriting refers to writing about writing, veracity in writing, the I of writing and, ultimately, the construction of writing. With a prologue by Pam Houston, the anthology of personal essays, short stories, and one film script excerpt also includes illuminating and engaging interviews with each contributor. Showcasing how writers perform a meta-awareness of self via the art of the story, the craft of the essay, the writings and interviews in this collection serve to create an engaging, provocative discussion of the fiction-versus-nonfiction debate, truth in writing, and how metawriting works (and when it doesn't).I think they were talking to each other about themselves. Both had glasses. Is that why I cana#39;t seem to stop talking about myself, writing about myself? Is every essay I write a date, and is the date really with myself? inteRView David Lazaranbsp;...
|Publisher||:||University of Iowa Press - 2012-05-15|