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Kayla Rae Whitaker

Space for Mystery: Developing Complex Characters in Fiction


April 8 to May 3, 2019

This course will provide a deep dive into character development, operating on the tenet that the writer’s job is to allow for mysteries while summoning those peopling their fiction as completely as possible. We’ll examine work from masters of the form, from Nabokov to Willa... [more]