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What does CNF stand for?

CNF stands for Creative Nonfiction (also known as literary or narrative nonfiction)

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com You Can't Make This Stuff Up: The Complete Guide to Writing Creative Nonfiction - from memoir to Literary Journalism and Everything Between provides a comprehensive guide to creative nonfiction and pairs writing exercises and analysis of techniques used by the best writers with excerpt examples from a range of works, tips for getting published, and more.
The creative writing master's Degree will feature courses in creative nonfiction, fiction and poetry taught by published writers, as well as classes in editing, publishing and the teaching of writing.
Readers of the Best Creative Nonfiction anthology may not be as familiar as Forum readers with the terminology of the tongue-in-cheek question Alice has Danny pose to her academic friends at her fortieth birthday party ("Resignification or dehumanization?
We'll See the World From My Harley: Motorcycle Adventures and Human Relations" is a life story told in the format of creative nonfiction, admitting to filling in the holes where his own memory has failed him.
Though the events really did happen, the approach treats them like a story out of a romance novel, choosing the avenue of creative nonfiction and using it well.