Writing Memorable Scenes for Fiction and Nonfiction

WRITING X 461.12EWS

Improve and elevate your work scene by scene in this intensive workshop focused on writing and rewriting work from novels, short stories, essays, and memoir.

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Classroom
Starting at $985.00
As few as 4 days
3.0

What you can learn.

  • Learn the elements of powerful scenes, including conflict, subtext, dialogue, and imagery
  • Get feedback on works-in-progress to enhance your writing and develop new drafts
  • Make headway on a project that will resonate with readers
  • Develop the skills to write unforgettable scenes in a variety of genres

About this course:

The writing of powerfully constructed scenes featuring compelling characters is the key to any work of fiction or nonfiction’s success. This intensive workshop gets you writing and rewriting your own scenes and arms you with a specific skill set that enables you to improve and elevate your work. Drawing on great scenes and sequences from memorable novels, short stories, personal essays, and memoirs throughout the course, you learn to identify the essential building blocks for the creation of dynamic scenes; work with conflict, subtext, characterization, dialogue, and imagery; get feedback that will up your game; and make significant headway in creating an eminently marketable project.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Location: UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Instructor: Natashia Deón
371055
Fee:
$985.00
107 days left. Enroll by Feb 26, 2020
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 15 students. Visitors not permitted. $150 nonrefundable. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 28, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Thu Feb 27, 2020
9:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Fri Feb 28, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Sat Feb 29, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
Discussion
Sun Mar 1, 2020
10:00AM - 6:00PM
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood
UCLA Extension 1010 Westwood

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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