ENG 6670 The Craft of the Novel

This course deepens an understanding of the basic principles of fiction writing including the elements and structure of a story, character, point of view, setting and description, dialogue and plot as they are applied to the writing of a novel. The aspects of constructing a novel from inspiration to development and writing will be explored, using both a firm grasp of the elements of craft and a strong orientation towards accessing inner creativity. This course advances theory and practice with an emphasis on "workshopping" or presenting work for feedback.