The Resource A community of writers : Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, edited by Robert Dana, (electronic resource)

A community of writers : Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, edited by Robert Dana, (electronic resource)

Label
A community of writers : Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop
Title
A community of writers
Title remainder
Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Dana
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With these words, written long before his Iowa Writers' Workshop became world famous, much imitated, and academically rich, Paul Engle captured the spirit behind his beloved workshop. Now, in this collection of essays by and about those writers who shared the energetic early years, Robert Dana presents a dynamic, informative tribute to Engle and his world.The book's three sections mingle myth and history with style and grace and no small amount of humor. The beginning essays are given over to memories of Paul Engle in his heyday. The second group focuses particularly on
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 810.9/000977
  • 810.9000977
  • 814.54
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS3509.N44
LC item number
Z53 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-2010
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dana, Robert
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Engle, Paul
  • Iowa Writers' Workshop
  • Creative writing (Higher education)
  • American literature
  • Authors, American
  • Authorship
Label
A community of writers : Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, edited by Robert Dana, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; The Writer and the Place; Paul Engle, Impresario; Recollections of the Iowa Writers' Workshop; Some Recollections; Paul at Stone City; A Miranda's World; My Time; When Literary Life Was Still Piled Up in a Few Places; A Crisis of Sorts; Dear Hualing; ""I'll Make Your Career""; Engle's Workshop; He Made It Possible; Every Shut-Eye Ain't Asleep; A Tale of Two Fathers; The Fellowship; Thank You, Paul; ""Next Year You Can See for Yourself""; New World Symphony; Mentors, Fomenters, and Tormentors; Mentors, Fomenters, and Tormentors
  • Far from the Ocean: Robert Lowell at Iowa, 1953Mine Own John Berryman; Improvisations on Donald Justice; R. V. Cassill; Ray B. West, Jr.; Marguerite Young: Trying on a Style; Vance Bourjaily; Kurt Vonnegut: Waltzing with the Black Crayon; Myths and Texts; The Emergence of the Writers' Workshop; Flannery O'Connor in the Writers' Workshop; Chicken à la King; Snapshots of Paul; Dylan Thomas at Iowa; So Began the Happiest Years of My Life; Fair Days and Fowl; Afterword; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgments
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587292767
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111056486861662
  • (EBL)859274
  • (OCoLC)50413376
  • (SSID)ssj0000125924
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11144374
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000125924
  • (PQKBWorkID)10029735
  • (PQKB)10158016
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC859274
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18362
  • (EXLCZ)99111056486861662
Label
A community of writers : Paul Engle and the Iowa Writers' Workshop, edited by Robert Dana, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
  • Contents; Preface; The Writer and the Place; Paul Engle, Impresario; Recollections of the Iowa Writers' Workshop; Some Recollections; Paul at Stone City; A Miranda's World; My Time; When Literary Life Was Still Piled Up in a Few Places; A Crisis of Sorts; Dear Hualing; ""I'll Make Your Career""; Engle's Workshop; He Made It Possible; Every Shut-Eye Ain't Asleep; A Tale of Two Fathers; The Fellowship; Thank You, Paul; ""Next Year You Can See for Yourself""; New World Symphony; Mentors, Fomenters, and Tormentors; Mentors, Fomenters, and Tormentors
  • Far from the Ocean: Robert Lowell at Iowa, 1953Mine Own John Berryman; Improvisations on Donald Justice; R. V. Cassill; Ray B. West, Jr.; Marguerite Young: Trying on a Style; Vance Bourjaily; Kurt Vonnegut: Waltzing with the Black Crayon; Myths and Texts; The Emergence of the Writers' Workshop; Flannery O'Connor in the Writers' Workshop; Chicken à la King; Snapshots of Paul; Dylan Thomas at Iowa; So Began the Happiest Years of My Life; Fair Days and Fowl; Afterword; Notes on Contributors; Acknowledgments
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (317 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781587292767
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)111056486861662
  • (EBL)859274
  • (OCoLC)50413376
  • (SSID)ssj0000125924
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11144374
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000125924
  • (PQKBWorkID)10029735
  • (PQKB)10158016
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC859274
  • (MdBmJHUP)muse18362
  • (EXLCZ)99111056486861662

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