This is a single module (the seventh within the Emerging Writers' Course) that investigates types of dialogue. Participants will also consider the various roles fulfilled by dialogue in fiction, including its capacity to drive plot forward, increase tension and flesh out characters. Participants will study features of great dialogue and be coached in relation to correct formatting. Consisting of three units, this module contains a variety of writing exercises, as well as recommended readings and viewings.
||The Types of Dialogue (for Single Module)
||Functions of Dialogue (for Single Module)
||Features of Great Dialogue (for Single Module)
All module participants will be invited to submit a piece of short fiction or memoir up to 2,000 words for possible publication in an e-anthology.