STORYTELLING 101: Understanding Fiction's Key Elements
Learning to write a well-crafted novel or short story can take years of practice, but an understanding of the basic techniques of storytelling can quickly flatten the learning curve.
Storytelling 101 is for both beginning writers and more advanced pros looking for new insights. Award-winning author Vic DiGenti leads writers in three virtual sessions based on popular Novel in A Day workshop designed to provide writers with the tools needed to successfully craft their own novel.
Saturday, August 29 SESSION ONE: Plot, Structure, and Characterization
Saturday, September 5 SESSION TWO: Dialogue, Setting, and Writing Scenes
Saturday, September 12 SESSION THREE: Beginnings, Middles, and Endings
Registration is required for this event, and must be completed two hours prior to the start time. A library card and PIN is required for registration. If you do not have a card, click here to obtain one.
A link to the Zoom meeting room will be sent 1 hour prior to the event. Your Zoom name must match your registration name for you to be admitted to the program.
Pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Act, accommodations for persons with disabilities are available upon request. Please allow 1–2 business days to process. Last-minute requests will be accepted, but may not be possible to fulfill. Please ask for the Special Needs Library at 255-2665 or email JPLTBSpecialNeeds@coj.net.