ERIC Number: EJ591034
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Social Influences on the Writing of Marion Dane Bauer and Katherine Paterson.
Fisher, Bonnie E.
Language Arts, v76 n6 p517-24 Jul 1999
Profiles two children's authors, Marion Dane Bauer and Katherine Paterson, examining the social interactions that have influenced their writing. Looks at the social context of their lives as influences on their writing, including family, friends and acquaintances, literature, research for a novel, editors, the marketplace, and readers. Suggests seven ideas for writing teachers to consider and explore. (SR)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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