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Teaching creative writing

Teaching creative writing

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Published by Iowa Council of Teachers of English in [Des Moines, Iowa] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Creative writing -- Study and teaching.,
  • Authorship.

  • Edition Notes

    Issued as vol. 35, no. 1 of Iowa English Bulletin.

    Other titlesIowa English Bulletin.
    Statementeditor, Sally Reagan.
    ContributionsEbest, Sally Barr., Iowa Council of Teachers of English.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN181 .T43 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. ;
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16586073M

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