(Online) Setting and Voice

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This six-week workshop will focus on the fiction elements of setting and voice through a series of fun and varied exercises geared toward cultivating inventive, thought-provoking, and narratively efficient writing. Together we will look at what makes successful setting and voice and how they can be used to further a scene or story. This class is open to writers of all levels.

About Alicia Oltuski

Alicia Oltuski’s work has appeared on NPR’s Berlin Stories, Tin House, Glimmer Train, W magazine, and other publications. She has been included in the Barnes & Noble Discover Great New Writers series and received a David Berg Foundation Fellowship at Columbia University, where she received an M.F.A. in Creative Writing.

Teaching Style: Alicia aims to provide students with a concrete set of tools that can be utilized toward specific goals, and also prove useful for future projects. She emphasizes drawing on a student's innate or previously developed strong suits to form an individualized approach to projects, and to tackling any areas that need work. She caters her comments and lesson plans to the specific needs of student projects; therefore, no two classes are the same.


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