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Circulating communities : the tactics and strategies of community publishing / edited by Paula Mathieu, Steve Parks, and Tiffany Rousculp.

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Subject: Authorship > Authorship > United States > Collaboration.
Authorship > Authorship > England > Collaboration.
Literature publishing > United States > History > 20th century.
Literature publishing > England > History > 20th century.
Community newspapers > United States.
Community newspapers > England.
Genre: Electronic books.
Electronic books.

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  • ISBN: 9780739167113
  • ISBN: 0739167111
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (223 pages) : illustrations.
  • Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2012]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Circulating communities: the tactics and strategies of community publishing / Paula Mathieu, Steve Parks, Tiffany Rousculp -- Making writing accessible to all: The Federation of Worker Writers and Community Publishers and The Fed / Nick Pollard and Pat Smart -- The challenges of circulation: international networking of homeless publications / Paula Mathieu -- Respect, writing, community: write around Portland / Sara Guest with Hanna Neuschwander and Robyn Steely -- Listen to my story: the transformative possibilities of storytelling in immigrant communities / Mark Lyons -- Oral histories as community outreach: toward a deeper understanding of a rural public sphere / Laurie Cella -- Unfinished: a story of Sine cera, a community publication in process / Rachel Meads -- "Here in this place": Write on! of Durham, North Carolina / Kimberly Abels [and others] -- Sharing space: collaborative programming within and between communities / Mairead Case, Annie Knepler, and Rupal Soni -- Katrina in their own words: collecting, creating, and publishing writing on the storm / Richard Louth -- Writers speaking out: the challenges of community publishing from spaces of confinement / Tobi Jacobi and Elliott Johnston, with the SpeakOut! Writing Workshop facilitators and writers -- "A bunch of us beg to differ!": queer community literacy and rhetorics of civic pride / A.V. Luce.
Summary: Circulating Communities: The Tactics and Strategies of Community Publishing, edited by Paula Mathieu, Steve Parks, and Tiffany Rousculp, represents the first attempt to gather the myriad of community and college publishing projects, providing not only history and analysis but extended samples of the community writing produced. Rather than feature only the voices of academic scholars, this collection also features the words of writing group participants, community organizers, literacy instructors, librarians, and stay-at-home parents t.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.

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