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Neil Gaiman Teaches The Art Of Storytelling

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Overview

Teaches the Art of Storytelling

Award-winning author Neil Gaiman has spent more than a quarter of a century crafting vivid, absorbing fiction. Now, the author of Stardust, Coraline, and The Sandman teaches his approach to imaginative storytelling in his online writing class. Learn how to find your unique voice, develop original ideas, and breathe life into your characters. Discover Neil’s philosophy on what drives a story—and open new windows to the stories inside you.

Syllabus

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Class Sample
1. Introduction
2. Truth in Fiction
3. Sources of Inspiration
4. Finding Your Voice
5. Developing the Story
6. Story Case Study: The Graveyard Book
7. Short Fiction
8. Short Fiction Case Study: “March Tale”
9. Dialogue and Character
10. Character Case Study: “October Tale”
11. Worldbuilding
12. Descriptions
13. Humor
14. Genre
15. Comics
16. Dealing With Writer’s Block
17. Editing
18. Rules for Writers
19. The Writer’s Responsibilities

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Neil Gaiman

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