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Journalist of Novelist: How do readers receive works if literacy journalism and what impact does that have on the genre's claims to truth-telling and inclusion in the genre of non-fiction?

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posted on 2024-04-18, 04:46 authored by Felicity Biggins
This study situates the underprivileged reader in the discourse of literary journalism by analysing how readers process its use of literary devices to tell true stories. It shows engaged readers can be trusted to navigate the blurred boundaries of literary journalism, alleviating concerns over its non-fiction status and truth-telling claims.

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221 p.

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  • Yes

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eng

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Doctorate

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Ph.D.

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Matthew Ricketson

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Faculty of Arts and Education

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School of Communication and Creative Arts

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