Composing the Anthology: An Exercise in Patchwriting

  • Posted on: 3 May 2010
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Series Edition: 
Vol. 1

Chapter Description

A composition teacher shares stories - from inside and outside of the classroom - concerning the dangers and possibilities inherent in “patchwriting.” The article presents examples of patchwriting drawn from poems, anthologies, and prose and argues that it is a useful but underappreciated writing strategy.

Leary, Christopher
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