Make weekly progress on your novel draft, with a goal of writing 50 pages
Workshop novel excerpts in a supportive, collaborative environment
Learn about novel structure from a variety of sources
Develop and refine your own creative writing practice
About this course:
Armed with your overall concept and first chapter, you continue to develop your knowledge of craft by writing scenes using characters and situations from the projected novel and workshopping your in-progress work. Mini-lectures on the art of the novel, intuitive creative process, and conventional vs. non-conventional approaches to novel structure also are covered. The goal is to complete fifty pages of your novel.
WRITING X 411.1 Novel I or comparable workshop experience.