The ekphrastic writer : creating art-influenced poetry, fiction and nonfiction (Book, 2020) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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The ekphrastic writer : creating art-influenced poetry, fiction and nonfiction

Author: Janée J Baugher
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2020]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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""A common definition of ekphrasis is descriptive writing influenced by the visual arts. Beyond the written word, however, responding to art can engender self-reflection, creativity, and help writers to build characters, plots, and settings. This book unites the history and tradition of ekphrasis, its conventions, the writing process, and multi-genre writing prompts. In addition to subjects such as early art  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janée J Baugher
ISBN: 9781476679457 1476679452
OCLC Number: 1134075967
Description: x, 230 pages : illustration (chiefly color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Cover --
Table of Contents --
Acknowledgments --
Preface --
Introduction --
Ekphrasis --
Topics in Ekphrasis I --
Topics in Ekphrasis II --
The Visual Arts --
Art Forms --
Artist's Studio --
Museums --
Creative Writing --
Community of Artists and Writers --
Further Reflections --
Additional Instructional Applications --
Technology and Ekphrasis --
Final Words --
Bibliography: Works Consulted --
Index
Responsibility: Janée J. Baugher.

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Ekphrasis is descriptive writing influenced by the visual arts. Beyond the written word, however, responding to art can engender self-reflection, creativity, and help writers to build characters,  Read more...
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The Ekphrastic Writer is a thorough and thoughtful guide to writing about visual art—for poets, fiction, and non fiction writers. The book provides a history and overview of this mode of writing, includes...
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