In this one-of-a-kind guide, Angela Benson offers step-by-step guidance for black writers--from getting started to revising complete drafts-for anyone who has a tale to tell. Featuring tools, techniques, and illustrative examples from the best black writers of our day, this book will help writers learn to - find their own style; create characters readers will care about; capture voices from their community; write natural-sounding dialogue; mine personal experience for detail;
weave a compelling story; Includes exercises, worksheets, examples, and step-by-step instructions, as well as inspiring advice and more... 'Telling the Tale' also includes helpful exercises, worksheets, and tips to show African-American writers how to perfect their craft.
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Subtítulo: THE AFRICAN-AMERICAN FICTION WRITER'S GUIDE