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Introduction to the Capstone and Gathering Materials

This week we lay out the agenda of the Capstone—seven weeks of structured work in which you’ll proceed from your accumulated notes and exercises to a finished piece: Your Story. We discuss the upcoming sequence of critiques of your fellow students’s work and you assemble the materials for your first draft....
3件のビデオ (合計14分), 2 readings
3件のビデオ
The Elements of Story3 分
Gathering Materials2 分
2件の学習用教材
Specialization Survey10 分
Specialization Promo Codes10 分
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Composition Strategies

Having gathered all your scraps, notes, research, exercises into one place, you now get moving on the first draft. Through interviews with Jaimy Gordon and Amy Bloom, we discuss composition strategies—the different ways different writers have approached the blank page and how they get moving toward a coherent whole....
5件のビデオ (合計36分)
5件のビデオ
Interview with Amy Bloom, pt. 111 分
Interview with Amy Bloom, pt. 26 分
Interview with Jaimy Gordon15 分
Working on a First Draft1 分
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Finishing the First Draft

Compose, compose, compose. This week is devoted completely to pushing through that crucial deadline: finishing your first draft by the end of the week. As you compose, you’ll get some advice from successful Wesleyan alumni writers who have gone from where you are to published books out there in the world....
6件のビデオ (合計27分), 1 quiz
6件のビデオ
Una LaMarche10 分
Lin-Manuel Miranda1 分
Ayelet Waldman5 分
Becky Albertalli6 分
First Draft2 分
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Peer Review

Now that you’ve finished your first draft, it’s time to get ready for the first big peer review. This week we’ll talk about how to give good critique, and we’ll present a sample story and sample workshop. At the end of the week, you’ll write critiques of three of your fellow students’ work while they are busy critiquing yours....
4件のビデオ (合計37分), 1 reading
4件のビデオ
Workshop Demonstration, pt. 112 分
Workshop Demonstration, pt. 219 分
Three Peer Reviews1 分
1件の学習用教材
Manuscript for Workshop Demonstration10 分
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by AMOct 25th 2018

It was challenging and inspiring, one of the best courses I have taken. I took my writing to new places and learned quite a lot : ) Thank you so much for the opportunity and platform for learning.

by PMJul 7th 2017

This has been a wonderful opportunity and journey, one of learning how to tap into innate skills of creativity, inspiration and penmanship. Thank you.

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Salvatore Scibona

Frank B. Weeks Visiting Professor of English

ウェズリアン大学(Wesleyan University)について

At Wesleyan, distinguished scholar-teachers work closely with students, taking advantage of fluidity among disciplines to explore the world with a variety of tools. The university seeks to build a diverse, energetic community of students, faculty, and staff who think critically and creatively and who value independence of mind and generosity of spirit. ...

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This Specialization covers elements of three major creative writing genres: short story, narrative essay, and memoir. You will master the techniques that good writers use to compose a bracing story, populated with memorable characters in an interesting setting, written in a fresh descriptive style. You will analyze and constructively evaluate peer writing. In the Capstone, you will draft, rewrite, and complete a substantial original story in the genre of your choosing. Our courses are designed for anyone from the aspiring short story writer to established novelist. Whether you have a finished novel sitting on your desk calling for a fresh look or have had the germ of an idea for a decade, this Specialization gives you tools to achieve your goal. Through 4 courses focused on a key aspect of writing, and taken in any order you choose, you will develop a stronger ability to not only refine your writing, but critique writing in general and find inspiration in the works you are already reading. Thanks to our sponsors, upon completion of their first assignment, learners in each course will receive up to an 80% discount from Write-Bros and a 30% discount off their first purchase from Scrivener to use on their writing software. Additionally, learners who complete an assignment will receive 30% off membership at the online writing community Scribophile. For more information about our partners, see the FAQ below....
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