Taller de escritura creativa para niños y adolescentes (Talleres)

Taller de escritura creativa para niños y adolescentes tiene como objetivo acercar el mundo de l. a. escritura a niños y jóvenes. A través de las consignas adecuadas el profesor pone los medios para que los jóvenes escritores se atrevan a expresar sus sentimientos, sus inquietudes y sus deseos a través de l. a. palabra escrita. Las consignas (o ejercicios) son fundamentales para el éxito del taller y actúan como detonante para que el joven escritor vaya descubriendo su propia voz narrativa. Este taller está dirigido a niños de siete a doce años y a adolescentes de trece a dieciocho años.

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To the Letter: A Celebration of the Lost Art of Letter Writing

By Simon Garfield

The New York Times bestselling writer of Just My Type and On the Map offers an ode to letter writing and its attainable salvation within the electronic age.

Few issues are as exciting—and in all likelihood life-changing—as getting to know an previous letter. And whereas etiquette books nonetheless extol the perform, letter writing appears to be like disappearing amid a flurry of e-mails, texting, and tweeting. the new decline in letter writing marks a cultural shift so substantial that during the long run historians could divide time now not among BC and advert yet among the eras while humans wrote letters and after they didn't. So New York Times bestselling writer Simon Garfield asks: Can whatever be performed to restore a tradition that has dictated and tracked the growth of civilization for greater than years?

In To the Letter, Garfield strains the interesting historical past of letter writing from the affection letter and the enterprise letter to the chain letter and the letter of advice. He presents a young critique of early letter-writing manuals and analyzes celebrated correspondence from Erasmus to Princess Diana. He additionally considers the position that letters have performed as a literary equipment from Shakespeare to the epistolary novel, the entire rage within the eighteenth century and alive and good at the present time with bestsellers like The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. At a time whilst the decline of letter writing seems to be irreversible, Garfield is definitely the right candidate to encourage bibliophiles to place pen to paper and create “a kind of expression, emotion, and tactile satisfaction we may possibly clasp to our heart.”

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More Forensics and Fiction: Crime Writers' Morbidly Curious Questions Expertly Answered (Marder and Mayhem)

By Douglas P. Lyle

This compilation of scientific and forensic technology questions from crime writers around the globe offers perception into scientific and forensic technology in addition to a glimpse into the writer’s artistic brain. How do hallucinogenic medicinal drugs impact a blind individual? Will snake venom injected into fruit reason loss of life? How may you practice CPR in a helicopter? What occurs while an individual swallows razor blades? How lengthy does it take blood to dry? Can DNA be received from a half-eaten bagel? D. P. Lyle, MD, solutions those and plenty of extra fascinating questions. The publication is an invaluable and unique source for writers and screenwriters, supporting them locate the data they should body a scenario and write a powerful description. television audience, readers who get pleasure from crime fiction, and people who need to know extra approximately forensic technological know-how can stay alongside of the scoop and comprehend the technological know-how in the back of felony research. From stressful accidents to the coroner’s place of work, the questions and solutions are divided into 5 elements, making it a compendium of the terrific info that lies in the international of medication and forensics.

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Writing Away: A Creative Guide to Awakening the Journal-Writing Traveler (Travelers' Tales)

By Lavinia Spalding

Two significant traits have lately swept the commute global: the 1st, an overpowering hope (thanks to Elizabeth Gilbert’s bestseller, Eat, Pray, Love) to put in writing one’s personal memoir; the second one, an explosion of social media, blogs, twitter and texts, which permit tourists to record and proportion their stories right away. hence, the act of chronicling one’s trip hasn't ever been extra well known, nor the urge stronger.

Writing Away: an artistic advisor to Awakening the Journal-Writing Traveler, will encourage budding memoirists and jetsetting scribes alike. yet Writing Away doesn’t cease there—author Lavinia Spalding spins the romantic culture of conserving a travelogue right into a smooth, witty experience in expertise, introducing the normal handwritten magazine as a profoundly useful software for self-discovery, creative expression, and non secular growth.

Writing Away teaches you to embody mishaps that allows you to increase your commute adventure, realize upfront what you need to be mindful, faucet into all of your senses, and attach with the actual international in an more and more technological age. It is helping you triumph over writer’s block and procrastination; take on the self-discipline, regimen, constitution, and momentum which are an important to the inventive technique; and it demonstrates how traveling—while retaining a magazine alongside the way—is the world’s Most worthy writing exercise.

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Authors on Writing: Metaphors and Intellectual Labor

Drawing on a few 3,000 released interviews with modern authors, Authors on Writing: Metaphors and highbrow exertions unearths new methods of conceiving of writing as highbrow hard work. Authors' metaphorical tales approximately composing spotlight now not inside worlds yet socially positioned cultures of composing and apparatuses of authorship. via an unique approach to reading metaphorical tales, Tomlinson argues that writing is either anyone job and a collective perform, a solitary task that relies on wealthy, sustained, and intricate social networks, associations, and ideology. This new publication attracts upon interviews with writers together with: Seamus Heaney, Roald Dahl, Samuel Beckett, Bret Easton Ellis, John Fowles, Allen Ginsburg, Alice Walker and Gore Vidal.

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Wild Things! Acts of Mischief in Children's Literature

By Julie Danielson

Mystery lives, scandalous turns, and a few very humorous surprises — those essays by means of top young ones’ lit bloggers take us behind the curtain of many much-loved children’s books. advised in energetic and affectionate prose, this treasure trove of data for a scholar, librarian, guardian, or an individual puzzling over concerning the post–Harry Potter children’s ebook biz brings modern illumination to the warm-and-fuzzy bunny global we predict we all know.

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Exploring Composition Studies: Sites, Issues, Perspectives

By Kelly Ritter

Kelly Ritter and Paul Kei Matsuda have created a vital creation to the sector of composition stories for graduate scholars and teachers new to the learn of writing. The ebook deals a cautious exploration of this assorted box, focusing in particular on scholarship of writing and composing. inside this territory, the authors draw the limits extensively, to incorporate allied websites of analysis akin to expert and technical writing, writing around the curriculum courses, writing facilities, and writing software management. Importantly, they symbolize composition as a dynamic, eclectic box, inspired by way of components either in the academy and with no. The editors and their 16 pro individuals have created a finished and considerate exploration of composition reviews because it stands within the early twenty-first century. Given the speedy development of this box and the evolution of it examine and pedagogical agendas over even the final ten years, this multi-vocal creation is lengthy overdue.

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