Amy Tan was 33 before she first explored her voice as a fiction author. A few years later, her debut novel, The Joy Luck Club, spent 40 weeks on The New York Times bestseller list. Now she’s showing you her approach to the challenges and joy of self-discovery through writing. Learn how to craft compelling beginnings and endings, find your voice, and embrace your emotional memory to bring powerful narratives to life.
Class Trailer Class Sample 1. Meet Your Instructor: Amy Tan 2. Finding Your Writing Voice 3. Memory, Truth, and Imagination 4. Research and Observation 5. Beginning Your Story 6. Narrative Point of View 7. Character Development 8. Choosing the Right Words 9. The Revision Process 10. Writing Companions 11. Writer’s Block 12. Behind the Scenes: The Joy Luck Club Movie 13. Amy’s Rejection Letters 14. How to End Your Story