Table of Contents for Novel Ideas : Contemporary Authors Share the Creavtive Process


Introduction iv
The Book in the Mind, the Book on the Page
1(6)
The Elements of Fiction
7(25)
Seeing It Through
32(7)
Revision
39(10)
The Interviews
49(239)
Dorothy Allison
51(15)
A. Manette Ansay
66(10)
Richard Bausch
76(7)
Larry Brown
83(14)
Michael Chabon
97(11)
Robb Forman Dew
108(19)
Richard Ford
127(12)
Ha Jin
139(7)
Patricia Henley
146(9)
Tony Hillerman
155(6)
Charles Johnson
161(8)
Wally Lamb
169(17)
Valerie Martin
186(13)
Jill McCorkle
199(13)
Alice McDermott
212(6)
Sena Jeter Naslund
218(14)
Lewis Nordan
232(8)
Sheri Reynolds
240(11)
Susan Fromberg Schaeffer
251(12)
Jane Smiley
263(8)
Lee Smith
271(7)
Theodore Weesner
278(10)
John Yount
288