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ERIC Number: EJ581311
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0731-6755
No Apology: Challenging the "Uselessness" of Creative Writing.
Welch, Nancy
JAC: A Journal of Composition Theory, v19 n1 p117-34 1999
Explores claims about creative writing through students' experiences in a summer introductory fiction workshop for non-English majors. Suggests that in writing instruction, the critical and the creative need to go hand in hand. Concludes that critical reflection on the makings and use of stories is crucial for students planning careers in education, law, or medicine. (RS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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