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The art of x-ray reading

Roy Peter Clark

The art of x-ray reading

how the secrets of 25 great works of literature will improve your writing

by Roy Peter Clark

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Reading comprehension,
  • Rhetoric,
  • Literature,
  • English language,
  • History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRoy Peter Clark
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 326 pages
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27197721M
    ISBN 100316282170
    ISBN 109780316282178
    LC Control Number2015054521
    OCLC/WorldCa934517944

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      In The Art of X-Ray Reading, Clark invites you to don your X-ray reading glasses and join him on a guided tour through some of the most exquisite and masterful literary works of all time, from The Great Gatsby to Lolita to The Bluest Eye, and many more. Along the way, he shows you how to mine these masterpieces for invaluable writing strategies 4/4(1). They use a technique that Roy Peter Clark calls X-ray reading, a form of reading that lets you penetrate beyond the surface of a text to see how meaning is actually being made. In THE ART OF X-RAY READING, Clark invites you to don your X-ray reading glasses and join him on a guided tour. With lessons at the end of each chapter serving as insightful summaries of the methods explored in the text, The Art of X-Ray Reading demonstrates how in-depth reading can ultimately inform and transform the process of authoritative writing.


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The art of x-ray reading by Roy Peter Clark Download PDF EPUB FB2

SyntaxTextGen not activatedPdf writer who teaches and a teacher who writes, he has authored or edited nineteen books on writing and journalism, including The Art of X-Ray Reading, How to Write Short, Writing Tools, The Glamour of Grammar, and Help!

for Writers. He lives in St. Petersburg. X-ray reading. Roy Peter Clark decodes brilliant passages so that we can not so much emulate them, but make our own magic."— -Constance Hale, author of Sin and Syntax and Vex, Hex, Smash, Smooch "This enjoyable book is perfect for students, writers, and anyone who wants to .The Ebook of X-Ray Reading | Roy Peter Clark, one of America's most influential ebook teachers, offers writing lessons we can draw from 25 great texts.

Where do writers learn their best moves? They use a technique that Roy Peter Clark calls X-ray reading, a form of reading that lets you penetrate beyond the surface of a text to see how meaning is actually being : Little, Brown Spark.