ERIC Number: EJ634606
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Search for Voice.
Gauch, Patricia Lee
Journal of Children's Literature, v26 n1 p44-49 Spr 2000
Discusses the challenges of finding "voice" as a writer. Considers how a writer's voice is more than character and style. Notes that a writer's voice is the thumbprint of his or her whole person--his or her idea, wit, humor, passions and rhythms. Concludes that the discovery of voice is the real beginning of a writer's life as a writer. (SG)
Descriptors: Identification (Psychology), Secondary Education, Writing Improvement, Writing Instruction, Writing Skills
Published by the Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English, 333 Arps Hall, 1945 North High Street, Columbus, OH 43210-1172.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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