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Each week, two students will submit up to words of a fiction or creative nonfiction project. This could be a short story, a chapter from a novel, a short creative nonfiction piece or chapter from a book-length memoir. Projects will be emailed to the instructor and to all of the students in the class.
Each student is expected to send an email critique back to the authors. The instructor will send each author a line-by-line edit and a thematic critique.
You will be given instructions on how to access this chatroom before the class begins. In these Monday night sessions, the submitting students will get to watch as their fiction projects are discussed by the class and the instructor.
Each discussion will last for twenty-five minutes, and then the student will have five minutes to respond. This is a great way to get feedback on your work and to prepare it for submission. Dates and Times Current: Central Time Dates and Times Upcoming: Each week, two students will submit up to words of a nonfiction project.
This could be an essay, a chapter from a memoir, or an excerpt. Projects will be emailed to the instructor and to the other students in the class.
In these sessions, the submitting students will get to watch as their fiction projects are discussed by the class and the instructor. Eastern Time Dates and Times Upcoming: This twelve week book-writing workshop is developed specifically for the novelist or memoirist.
Class size is limited to allow every student to receive critique time each week. Up to words can be handed in on a weekly basis, and the pages will be distributed ahead of time so that all of the material is already read prior to each class.
No time will be spent reading material aloud…all time will be spent on critiquing the chapter. This intense twelve-week workshop will allow you to consistently move forward on your novel, providing you with support, honest and helpful critique, and a positive community.
Students will also receive a line-by-line edit and a thematic critique of their work from the instructor.
You will be given directions to the chatroom before class begins.The course also acts as a springboard to more focused courses such as Article Writing, Memoir Writing, Personal Essay Writing, Travel Writing, Romance Writing, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writing, and even Food Writing, all of which are offered by The Gotham Writers.
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In this seminar for writers of fiction and nonfiction, we will study examples of great dialogue, do writing exercises that help us get our characters’ authentic voices on the page, and discuss a range of topics such as exposition, writing in dialect, and the mechanics of attributing dialogue.