Creative Writing: Drafting, Revising and Editing

Graeme Harper (Editor), Jeri Kroll (Editor)

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This stimulating edited collection focuses on the practice of revision across all creative writing genres, providing a guide to the modes and methods of drafting, revising and editing. Offering an overview of how creative writing is generated and improved, the chapters address questions of how creative writers revise, why editing is such a crucial part of the creative process and how understanding the theories underpinning revision can enhance writers' projects.

Innovative and thought-provoking, this book is ideal for undergraduate and postgraduate students of Creative Writing, along with all creative writers looking to hone and polish their craft.

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationBasingstoke, UK, New York, USA
PublisherRed Globe Press
Number of pages282
ISBN (Print)9781137609564
Publication statusPublished - 2020


  • Literature
  • Literature, general
  • Drafting
  • Creative Writing
  • Revising
  • Editing


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