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Beat Not the Poor Desk Writing - What to Teach, How to Teach It, and Why

ISBN-10: 086709009X

ISBN-13: 9780867090093

Edition: N/A

Authors: Marie Ponsot, Rosemary Deen

List price: $38.50
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Beat Not the Poor Deskhelps students develop elemental skills, not by drill, but by the incremental repetition of integrated writing assignments.
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Book details

List price: $38.50
Publisher: Heinemann
Publication date: 1/1/1989
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 222
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Marie Ponsot’ s first book of poems was" True Minds" (1956); later books are "Admit Impediment" (1981) and "The Green Dark" (1988). She is a native New Yorker who has enjoyed teaching at Queens College, Beijing United University, the Poetry Center of the YMHA, New York University, and Columbia University. Among her awards are an NEA Creative Writing grant, the Delmore Schwartz Memorial Prize, and the Shaughnessy Medal of the Modern Language Association. Ponsot’ s most recent collection, "The Bird Catcher," won the National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry in 1998."From the Hardcover edition."