UBC Robson Square Summer Institute Novel Writing Classes
With Award Winning Author, Karen X. Tulchinsky
Writing Historical Fiction
Learn how to write a novel in which the story is set against the backdrop of historical events. Each day includes lecture and discussion, in-class writing exercises, plus time to work on your own project.
Jul 6-Jul 10, 2015 | Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri | 10:00am-3:00pm | UBC Robson Square | $556.00
Writing Historical Fiction Advanced
Stay for another week, and continue to refine and shape your historical novel. Or for students who have previously taken Writing Historical Fiction. Each day, bring pages of your work for feedback, and learn advanced techniques, as well as strategies for getting your novel published.
Jul 13-Jul 17, 2015 | Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri | 10:00am-3:00pm | UBC Robson Square | $556.00
Novel Writing: Intermediate
Stay motivated on your novel in progress and explore techniques, such as developing complex characters, writing effective dialogue, structuring your book, plotting, and strategies for getting published. Bring selections from your novel for critique and feedback from the instructor and the student community.
Jul 7-Jul 30, 2015 | Tue Thu | 5:30pm-7:30pm | UBC Robson Square | $491.00