True Selves: Narrative Distance in Stories of Fiction and Nonfiction

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True Selves: Narrative Distance in Stories of Fiction and Nonfiction consists of a scholarly preface and four creative works. The preface discusses narrative distance as used in both fiction and nonfiction, and as compares to other narrative agents such as point of view, especially in contemporary creative writing. The selection of stories examines relationships, especially familial, and themes of isolation, community, and memory. Collection includes two chapters of a novel-in-progress, Fences, short fiction story "Trees and Furniture," and creative nonfiction essays, "Floating" and "On the Sparrow."

Creator(s): Al-Qasem, Ruby
Creation Date: December 2009
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UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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Publisher Name: University of North Texas
Place of Publication: Denton, Texas
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  • Creation: December 2009
Description:

True Selves: Narrative Distance in Stories of Fiction and Nonfiction consists of a scholarly preface and four creative works. The preface discusses narrative distance as used in both fiction and nonfiction, and as compares to other narrative agents such as point of view, especially in contemporary creative writing. The selection of stories examines relationships, especially familial, and themes of isolation, community, and memory. Collection includes two chapters of a novel-in-progress, Fences, short fiction story "Trees and Furniture," and creative nonfiction essays, "Floating" and "On the Sparrow."

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Level: Master's
Discipline: Creative Writing
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Restricted until 1 January 2015

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Keyword(s): Short fiction | Jordan | agoraphobia | Texas
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Partner:
UNT Libraries
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UNT Theses and Dissertations
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  • OCLC: 588869444 |
  • UNTCAT: b3824826 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc12069
Resource Type: Thesis or Dissertation
Format: Text
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Holder: Al-Qasem, Ruby
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