Narrative Techniques for Nonfiction Writers
WRITING X 424.8E
Learn the nuts and bolts of storytelling in this workshop that helps nonfiction writers learn techniques of writing powerful stories.
What you can learn.
- Learn the basics of storytelling, including point of view and structure
- Experiment with techniques through weekly exercises
- Give and get feedback on drafts to refine your ideas
- Develop 25 pages of a single nonfiction story
About this course:
Designed for writers of narrative nonfiction, this course teaches you the nuts and bolts of storytelling, from handling point-of-view to structuring scenes. You try a new technique each week, then receive feedback from the instructor and from fellow students. By the end of the course, you will have developed the key elements of a single long narrative (or several short ones) and written 25 pages of it.