Delving into Characterisation
This is a single module (the fourth within the Emerging Writers' Course) that covers units concerning the craft of characterisation. Participants will learn about direct and indirect characterisation methods, while also studying the difference between flat and round characters. Participants will be shown techniques for developing and fleshing out believable characters with whom readers can relate. Consisting of three units, this module contains various writing exercises, as well as recommended readings.
||Delving into Characterisation
||Methods of Characterisation (for Single Module)
||The Importance of Character (for Single Module)
||Investigating Round Characters (for Single Module)
Remember, all participants will be able to submit a piece of fiction up to 2,500 words for prospective/possible inclusion in ‘Offshoots’, a Field of Words publication due out late 2017/early 2018.