Non-Fictional Prose Web Paper 3

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Dreamweaving: On the Body and Experience


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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks in the light of the Reader's Response Theory

               The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks in the light of the Reader's Response Theory

 

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Who Authored You?

             In my family women are archivists. At the end of the school year I throw a pile of paper into the recycling bin and five minutes later I hear my mother going through it. My grandmother visited us so as not to not to 'miss' moments. She visits it seems to take photographs the event is listed on her itinerary when she sends it. I have received all of the following images at least three times and usually in multiple mediums—from a CD and an email for example. There’s a determination for my Grandmother—who also will sit down and force her cousins to write out what they can remember about relatives and family trees—to make the dead take root in us.

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Adaptation and Simplification of a Complex Issue - 9/11

September 11th was a sad day in American history, so it is not surprising that people wanted answers about what happened and why. The 9/11 Commission Report: Final Report on the National Commission on Terrorist Attacks Upon the United States was supposed to answer these questions, but more than 500 pages in the hardcover edition is a lot of information to digest. The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation is supposed to be a simpler version of the information for people who might not want to read the entire original report. In a message from the authors on Amazon, they say that the

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Telling the Stories of Domestic Violence in Philadelphia: Examining Narrative Ethnography


Telling the Stories of Domestic Violence in Philadelphia:

Examining Narrative Ethnography

 

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Have You Got It In You?

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 "If I find 10,000 ways something won't work, I haven't failed. I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward". 

-Thomas A. Edison

   

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Reading Advertisements

 
Women Lie, Men Lie
…And so do Advertisements
 

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Bias

Non-Fictional Prose Course

Anne Dalke

Paper #3

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What is Science Writing?

 What is Science Writing?

(And Why Does The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks Not Count?)

 Having been in Facing Facts, a course on non-fiction prose, it seems silly to propose that there are any definite characteristics that make something Science Writing. We have been barely able to say, for certain, what makes something non-fiction—other than not being fiction—and if Science Writing is not fiction, what does that mean?

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