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Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing

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What is the role of the writer? Prophet? High Priest of Art? Court Jester? Or witness to the real world? Looking back on her own childhood and the development of her writing career, Margaret Atwood examines the metaphors which writers of fiction and poetry have used to explain - or excuse! - their activities, looking at what costumes they have seen fit to assume, what roles they have chosen to play. And if a writer is to be seen as 'gifted', who is doing the giving and what are the terms of the gift? Margaret Atwood's wide ...

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Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing
2003, Anchor Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400032600

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Negotiating With The Dead: A Writer on Writing
2003, Virago Press Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9781844080274

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Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing
2003, Anchor Canada

ISBN-13: 9780385659840

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Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing
2002, Cambridge University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780521662604

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