The Resource Creativity in language and literature : the state of the art, edited by Joe Swann, Rob Pope and Ronald Carter

Creativity in language and literature : the state of the art, edited by Joe Swann, Rob Pope and Ronald Carter

Creativity in language and literature : the state of the art
Creativity in language and literature
Title remainder
the state of the art
Statement of responsibility
edited by Joe Swann, Rob Pope and Ronald Carter
  • This edited collection brings together established and newer scholars who, collectively, are able to represent 'the state of the art' on creativity in language. Including a substantial introduction, section introductions and critical responses, this is a unique resource for students, encouraging critical dialogue and debate
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Language & linguistics
Cataloging source
Dewey number
index present
LC call number
LC item number
C74 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
Creativity in language and literature : the state of the art, edited by Joe Swann, Rob Pope and Ronald Carter
Formerly CIP.
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Creativity, Language, Literature / Joan Swann -- pt. I CREATIVITIES: TEXTS IN CONTEXT, GENRES IN PRACTICE -- 2.Give Me (Deep Intake of Breath) Inspiration / Patience Agbabi -- 3.C̀an't We Ever, My Love, Speak in the Same Language?': Everyday Language and Creative Tension in the Poetry of Louis MacNeice / Richard Danson Brown -- 4.The Bilingual Verbal Art of Fama: Linguistic Hybridity and Creativity of a Hong Kong Hip-Hop Group / Angel Lin -- 5.Metaphor in Prosaic and Poetic Creativity / Lynne Cameron -- 6.Metaphor, Creativity and the Experience of Pain across Genres / Elena Semino -- 7.Word Play across Languages and Cultures / G. D. Jayalakshmi -- pt. II CREATIVITY ACROSS MODES, MEDIA AND TECHNOLOGIES -- 8.Chains of Transformation: The Making of Heavy Water: A Film for Chernobyl / Mario Petrucci -- 9.Intimate Strangers: Dialogue and Creativity in Penfriend Correspondence / Janet Maybin --
  • Contents note continued: 10.Look him Over Here: Creativity, Materiality and Representation in New Communication Technologies / Angela Goddard -- 11.Improvisations and Transformations across Modes: The Case of a Classroom Multimodal Box Project / Kate Pahl -- 12.Hybridity in the Mind and on the Page: Genre, Words, Music and Narrative / Michelene Wandor -- 13.Mature Poet Steals: Sonnet as Problem Page / Patience Agbabi -- 14.Stones in Performance / Joan Swann -- pt. III CREATIVE INTERPRETATIONS: RESPONSE, READING, REWRITING -- 15.The First Three Minutes: Seducing the Audience in Arranged Marriage / G. D. Jayalakshmi -- 16.Authenticity and Creativity in Reading Lamentation / Peter Stockwell -- 17.How Reading Groups Talk about Books: A Study of Literary Reception / Joan Swann -- 18.Reader Response and the Formulation of Literary Judgement / Jane Spiro -- 19.Practical Measures: Poet as Editor / Fiona Sampson -- 20.Rewriting the Critical-Creative Continuum: 1̀0x ...' / Rob Pope --
  • Contents note continued: 21.Reading a Hindi Poem: Lost in Translation? / Rukmini Bhaya Nair -- 22.An A-Z of Textual Re-creation / Rob Pope -- pt. IV OPEN QUESTIONS, ONGOING DEBATES -- 23.The Production of C̀reativity' / Daniel Allington -- 24.In Defence of Genius / Guy Cook -- 25.Creative Writing: Habitat Homo Sapiens / Graeme Harper -- 26.Three Reflections on Creativity and Writing / Jon Cook -- 27.Creativity Looks at Language / Ruth Finnegan -- 28.Epilogue - Creativity: Postscripts and Prospects / Ronald Carter
Control code
24 cm
xviii, 349 p.
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  • (OCoLC)754149836
  • sr34435311

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
      -37.846510 145.115099
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