Make significant progress on your novel draft in this workshop where you refine character, story, and the emotional resonance of your story.
What you can learn.
- Make weekly progress on your novel, with a goal of doubling the length of your draft
- Read and review other writers' drafts and get feedback on your own
- Focus on refining characters, plot, and your own voice
About this course:For those with a minimum of 50 pages of a novel-in-progress, this workshop guides you to generate at least 50 new pages, as well as learn essential self-editing techniques with the instructor and peers reviewing each participant's project in detail. Refinements of character, structure, emotional content, and the development of the writer's voice are also explored. The goal is to produce a substantial portion of your novel.
Spring 2020 Schedule
These courses are fully online and have no regular meeting times.
These courses meet regularly and are fully online. Click “See Details” below for more information.
Please note: Due to adjustments made to Spring quarter, this course is now scheduled to be delivered in a synchronous online format. Classes will be delivered weekly in an online forum at the scheduled time assigned to the course. Further adjustments may be made by the instructor in order to best serve the course material. Please check Canvas regularly for updates.