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Daytime Fiction: Revision Precision Toolbox II
April 30, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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One event on May 7, 2018 at 1:00pm
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Instructor: Jody Hesler
$189 Members | $210 Nonmembers
Mondays, 4/2/18 – 5/21/18 | 1:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Revision Precision Toolbox II – This course pairs workshopping with close reading of outside texts that demonstrate success in a spectrum of classic craft challenges. We will address issues such as narrative tension, verisimilitude, writing emotion, point-of-view , and more. Pairing reading and workshopping will help writers understand their own craft challenges as well as how expert writers address and succeed with the same challenges. Knowing what success looks like should help writers use feedback most effectively for their post-workshop revision.
About the Instructor: Jody Hobbs Hesler’s fiction, feature articles, essays, and book reviews appear or are forthcoming in Gargoyle, Raleigh Review, Streetlight Magazine, The Georgia Review, [PANK], South 85, Steel Toe Review, Valparaiso Fiction Review, Prime Number, Pearl, A Short Ride: Remembering Barry Hannah (VOX Press), Charlottesville Family Magazine, Charlottesville Wine & Country Living, several prize and themed anthologies, and other places. She holds an MFA in fiction from Lesley University. Learn more about her writing at jodyhobbshesler.com.