Exploring second language creative writing : beyond Babel /

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Imprint:Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014.
Description:1 online resource
Language:English
Series:Linguistic approaches to literature, 1569-3112 ; v. 19
Linguistic approaches to literature ; v. 19.
Subject:Creative writing -- Study and teaching.
Second language acquisition -- Study and teaching.
Language and languages -- Study and teaching.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Composition & Creative Writing.
LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES -- Rhetoric.
REFERENCE -- Writing Skills.
Creative writing -- Study and teaching.
Language and languages -- Study and teaching.
Second language acquisition -- Study and teaching.
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URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11231629
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Other authors / contributors:Disney, Dan (Professor)
ISBN:9789027270351
902727035X
9789027234087
9027234086
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:In this chapter, Grace V.S. Chin explores how recent studies of creative writing have moved away from prevailing ideas of individual creative acts to explore the social dimensions of creativity. Using a sociocultural approach, Chin examines the interrelated notions of identity, language, and place by investigating L2 creative writing, specifically playwriting, as a social, learning process within the postcolonial, bilingual, and sociocultural contexts of Brunei Darussalam. The theories of Vygotsky and Foucault are expanded on to show how Creative Writing (SL) classes are interactional spaces w.
Other form:Print version: Exploring second language creative writing 9789027234087