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Evening Advanced Mystery Writing

March 22, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 10, 2017

Instructor: Meredith Cole
Cost: $189 Members | $210 Non-members
8 Wednesdays, 3/22/17 – 5/10/17 | 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

This advanced course is for writers who have already written a mystery or have tried their hand at a first draft, and would like to take their writing to the next level. In this class, students will receive both in-depth instructor and peer feedback for up to 8,000 words of their mystery novel. Through the revision process, students will learn to hone their craft, and find out how to create a successful manuscript, including plot, character, dialogue, setting, suspense, conflict, action, viewpoint, and tense. Students will also learn more about the various mystery genres, and even how to get published.

10-page writing sample required. Send submissions to programs@writerhouse.org

Students accepted into this class will be given registration instructions.

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March 22, 2017
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Meredith Cole


508 Dale Avenue
Charlottesville, 22902 United States
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