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ERIC Number: EJ632229
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Reference Count: 0
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ISSN: ISSN-0889-3675
Authoring Fiction as a Form of Group Work.
MacDevitt, John
Journal of Poetry Therapy, v14 n3 p135-44 Spr 2001
Argues that reading fiction has the power to produce personal change against enormous obstacles. Discusses the therapeutic impact of fiction, and examines reading as experiencing. Discusses how authoring fiction is similar to and different from leading a counseling group. Discusses things that an author as group leader must keep in mind in order to arrange a good therapeutic experience for readers. (SR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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