57124 Novel Writing8cp; availability: not offered to exchange and study abroad students
Anti-requisite(s): 50003 Introduction to Novel Writing AND 50329 Novel Writing Workshop
Graduate subject – Writing – 400 level
This is an advanced workshop for students who have some background in fiction writing and who are either commencing work on a novel or have already commenced. The aim of this subject is to produce the opening section of a potential novella or novel, or a substantial portion of a work in progress, minimum 5000 words and maximum 10,000 words. Contemporary and experimental forms of the novel are studied and encouraged as well as more traditional narratives. Students study a range of short novels that enhance their understanding of the form and help develop their critical skills. Workshop participation and peer assessment are a vital part of this subject.
Spring session, City campus
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