By Edd C. Applegate
Literary journalism, a selected form of new journalism, makes use of descriptive aspect, practical discussion, and dramatic literary suggestions to liven up nonfiction reporting. positive factors of literary journalism were hired for hundreds of years, and hence it truly is deceptive to name it new. The entries during this reference supply biographical details and demanding observation on literary reporters and editors starting from Daniel Defoe to Charles Dickens, and Mark Twain to Truman Capote, Joseph Wambaugh, and invoice Moyers. Entries usually contain quotations that exemplify the severe reaction to the journalist's paintings, and the quantity closes with a bibliography.
Though literary journalism is a specific kind of new journalism, its strategies were utilized by writers for hundreds of years. a few early practitioners contain Joseph Addison, Richard Steele, and Daniel Defoe. Literary reporters use dramatic literary options to liven up nonfiction money owed of old occasions. therefore literary journalism usually combines strong reporting with wide descriptive aspect, reasonable discussion, a subjective standpoint, and different features of fiction writing. modern authors proceed to hire literary journalism of their works, which diversity from newspaper columns to ancient novels.
This reference is a beneficial consultant to the improvement and perform of literary journalism. the quantity starts with an introductory essay that areas literary journalism in the higher context of recent journalism and explains the origins of literary journalism as a kind of writing. the majority of the reference presents alphabetically prepared biographical entries for greater than a hundred and fifty writers and editors concerned with literary journalism. incorporated are profiles of early figures comparable to Charles Dickens and Mark Twain, besides glossy writers corresponding to Truman Capote, George Plimpton, and Mike Royko. Entries survey and investigate the careers of the writers and editors, offer bibliographical details, and sometimes comprise quotations exemplifying the severe reaction to the person's paintings. the amount closes with a specific bibliography.
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Literary Journalism: A Biographical Dictionary of Writers and Editors by Edd C. Applegate