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The Program Era: Postwar Fiction and the Rise of Creative Writing (Hardcover)

by Mark McGurl

Fighting Words 0

The Story Problem: 10 Thoughts on Academia's Novel Crisis 78

The rhythm of school is conducive to the writing of small things, not big things, and we don't try hard enough to think beyond that rhythm because, for many of us, it’s the only rhythm we know.

Does School Kill Writing? 20

School wasn't my death as a writer, it was my birth; and it would not have happened without the guidance and support of inspiring teachers, access to magnificent libraries, and every student's most precious gift, free time.

From the Newsstand: Workshop Porn 1