Writing Places: The Life Journey of a Writer and Teacher (Paperback)

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William Zinsser's classic bestseller, On Writing Well, has inspired three generations of writers, journalists and students. In Writing Places, he delightfully recalls the many colorful and amusing locations where he has worked and taught.

Written with humor and with gratitude for a lifetime of change and self-discovery, relishing a rich cast of characters who peopled his worldfrom Yale's president Kingman Brewster to actor Peter Sellers to gonzo journalist Hunter S. ThompsonWriting Places never loses its anchor in the craft of writing: how it's taught, learned and brought to a high level of enjoyment.

About the Author

William Zinsser is a writer, editior, and teacher. His fifteen books include the classic On Writing Well, which is in the sixth edition, and Writing to Learn. He lives in New York City.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780061729034
ISBN-10: 0061729035
Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
Publication Date: July 27th, 2010
Pages: 194
Language: English