By Lee Gutkind
Narrative nonfiction at its state-of-the-art top from writers on the cusp of popularity and fame.
Lee Gutkind, proclaimed the "Godfather at the back of artistic nonfiction" by means of Vanity Fair, besides the workers of his landmark magazine Creative Nonfiction, has culled replacement guides, 'zines, blogs, podcasts, literary journals, and different usually missed courses looking for new voices and cutting edge ideas―essays and articles written with panache and power."The fact approximately police officers and Dogs," by way of Rebecca Skloot, describes a vicious pack of untamed canine, preying at the domesticated pets of long island. Monica Wojcik's "The w00t Files," for the stylish geek crowd, comes without delay from John McPhee's well-known Literature of truth workshop at Princeton, a launching pad for recognized younger writers. Daniel Nestor, of McSweeney's and Bookslut, explains James Frey, whereas the very obese Michael Rosenwald turns into a Popular Science approximately nude centerfold in a quest for wisdom approximately high-tech diagnostics.