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The Portable Mfa in Creative Writing: improve your craft with the core essentials taught to MFA students
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Publisher Writers Digest Books
Publication date May 13, 2006
Pages 282
Binding Paperback
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9781582973500
ISBN-10 1582973504
Dimensions 1 by 6.25 by 9 in.
Original list price $16.99
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Summary
Presents a nuts and bolts instructional handbook that uses a series of entertaining and informative writing exercises, clear instruction in the craft behind the art, detailed reading lists, inspirational ideas, and tips on revision and productivity, all designed to help readers enhance their creative writing skills. Original. 15,500 first printing.
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Get the core knowledge of a prestigious MFA education without the tuition.

Have you always wanted to get an MFA, but couldn't because of the cost, time commitment, or admission requirements?

Well now you can fulfill that dream without having to devote tons of money or time. The Portable MFA gives you all of the essential information you would learn in the MFA program in one book. Covering fiction, memoirs, personal essays, magazine articles, poetry, and playwriting, this book provides you with:

  • Inspiration and tips on revision, stamina, and productivity
  • Clear instruction on the craft behind the art
  • Detailed reading lists to expand your literary horizons
  • Exercises to improve your writing endeavors

By heeding the advice in The Portable MFA, you will gain the wisdom and experience of some of today's greatest teachers, all for just the price of a book.



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9781582973500 | details & prices | 282 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $16.99
About: Presents a nuts and bolts instructional handbook that uses a series of entertaining and informative writing exercises, clear instruction in the craft behind the art, detailed reading lists, inspirational ideas, and tips on revision and productivity, all designed to help readers enhance their creative writing skills.

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