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The Resource "Is it easy being green?" : writing the new college application essay, Justin Nevin

"Is it easy being green?" : writing the new college application essay, Justin Nevin

Label
"Is it easy being green?" : writing the new college application essay
Title
"Is it easy being green?"
Title remainder
writing the new college application essay
Statement of responsibility
Justin Nevin
Title variation
Writing the new college application essay
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using real-life examples "Is It Easy Being Green?" moves away from a strictly academic point of view, and uses creative writing techniques-memoir/personal essay genre in particular-to teach students how to write engaging and effective application essays
Dewey number
378.1/616
Illustrations
charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
LB2351.52.U6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"Is it easy being green?" : writing the new college application essay, Justin Nevin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : a creative equivalent to the five-paragraph essay -- Narrative essays -- Lyric essays -- Fact vs. truth -- Reduction and style before content -- Campus narratives, short responses, and non-narrative reponses -- A look at narrative-lyric balance -- Technical guidelines to writing the personal essay -- Conceptual guidelines to writing the personal essay -- Other compositional considerations -- Appendices: A1. Essay questions you might see -- A2. Strategies for brainstorming personal material-- A3. Matching essays with applications -- A4. Timelines for applying -- A5. Teacher recommendations -- A6. Interview with an interviewer -- A7. Online resources
Control code
sky264047708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 200 pages
Isbn
9781492603771
Lccn
2014018617
Other physical details
charts
System control number
i9781492603771
Label
"Is it easy being green?" : writing the new college application essay, Justin Nevin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Introduction : a creative equivalent to the five-paragraph essay -- Narrative essays -- Lyric essays -- Fact vs. truth -- Reduction and style before content -- Campus narratives, short responses, and non-narrative reponses -- A look at narrative-lyric balance -- Technical guidelines to writing the personal essay -- Conceptual guidelines to writing the personal essay -- Other compositional considerations -- Appendices: A1. Essay questions you might see -- A2. Strategies for brainstorming personal material-- A3. Matching essays with applications -- A4. Timelines for applying -- A5. Teacher recommendations -- A6. Interview with an interviewer -- A7. Online resources
Control code
sky264047708
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xiii, 200 pages
Isbn
9781492603771
Lccn
2014018617
Other physical details
charts
System control number
i9781492603771

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