TITLE

Wannabee novelists: Juggling ad career and urge to write

AUTHOR(S)
Emmerling, John
PUB. DATE
June 1999
SOURCE
Advertising Age;6/14/1999, Vol. 70 Issue 25, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features Jim Patterson, a writer at J. Walter Thompson Co. Time allotted by Patterson to write novels; Campaigns created by Patterson; Reason of Patterson for writing novels; Effect of writing novels on his career as creative director.
ACCESSION #
1933979

 

Related Articles

  • How I write. Leonard, Elmore // GQ: Gentlemen's Quarterly;Sep2000, Vol. 70 Issue 9, p176 

    Discusses a United States novelist's writing style. Preference for longhand writing; Reason why the writer does not use computers; Advantages of writing in longhand; Paper on which the novelist writes.

  • Character Profiles. Hensley, Dennis E. // Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Feb99, Vol. 112 Issue 2, p26 

    Argues that the primary objective of any novelist is to create characters who are distinctive in their personality. How do novelists go about sketching their characters; Building a dossier.

  • Applying Projects in Humanization: Lessons of Critical Listening and Storying. Pedro, Timothy San // Research in the Teaching of English;May2019, Vol. 53 Issue 4, p393 

    The article offers information on the stories shared between researchers and youth which are sacred gifts offered to one another because of mutual and dialogic respect, reciprocity, and answerability held within the creation, development, and sustenance of relationships. Topics include that...

  • A Warning to Pre-War Novelists. Cantwell, Robert // New Republic;6/23/37, Vol. 91 Issue 1177, p177 

    Focuses on the role of a novelist as a barometer of social change. Ability of a novelist to observe the social environment as the basis of the story; Significance of the implicit judgment of the novelist of what the future holds in store for the social equivalents he creates; Function of fiction...

  • HISTORICAL FRICTION. Mcintosh, D. J. // Quill & Quire;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 77 Issue 6, p58 

    The article presents the author's views on the novelists' interplay between reality and the fiction. He comments that when it comes to grand works of art, literature, theatre, or film, altering real events may be a reasonable trade-off. He remarks that fiction books are underpinned by...

  • The Writer as Tactician: James Kelman's Everyday Practice. Miller, Mitch; Rodger, Johnny // Scottish Literary Review;2012, Vol. 4 Issue 1, p151 

    The article features James Kelman, a Scottish novelist and short story writer. It describes Kelman's realistic approach in his creative writings that deals with social, cultural and political issues and his practice of noting down experiences that are sources of inspiration for his craft in any...

  • ENGLISH NOVELISTS WRITE ANEMIC BOOKS. Connolly, Francis X. // America;7/31/1937, Vol. 57 Issue 17, p402 

    The article offers information on how British novelists write a fictional story. The reasons why American readers consider many of the new British books merely interesting are rather familiar. The novelists used up every available colonel in the India service, retold all the anecdotes about the...

  • So, you want to write a novel... Tozer, Gabrielle // Dolly;Aug2015, Issue 535, p126 

    The article offers tips on writing a novel. Topics covered include details relating to the process of creating an idea for a novel, how to build characters for a novel, and the factors that affect the creative process of writing a novel. It also discusses tips on how to stay inspired while...

  • On the Road. Simon, Linda // World & I;Jul2003, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p205 

    Comments on the writing style of author and novelist Annie Proulx. Samples of her works; Her philosophy; Her favorite themes.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics