Fiction writing is the art of lying to reveal a truth.
Over the course of our sessions, we will develop an understanding of how good fiction works, and learn how to use elements of craft — voice, structure, point-of-view, dialogue, etc. — to create convincing, compelling stories. We’ll also explore what Dorothea Brande called “the duplicity” of writing: “The unconscious must flow freely and richly,” even as “the conscious must control, combine and discriminate.”
Meets Wed Oct 19 and 26 and Nov 2, 9, 16 and 30.
Anna Solomon is the author of The Little Bride and Leaving Lucy Pear. Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine and One Story. Previously she worked as an award-winning journalist for NPR’s Living on Earth.
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Fiction Writing with Anna Solomon
First Session: Wed, Oct 19, 2016, 6:30 pm - 9 pm
Location: Lexington Avenue at 92nd St
Room: N618, Sun Rm, 6th Fl, N Bldg
Price: from $400.00
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