Creative Nonfiction: Write Truth with Style

15 Videos (1h 49m)
  • Creative Nonfiction

    • Trailer

      01:34

    • Introduction

      06:43

    • Subject: Finding Your Topic

      09:35

    • Subject: Finding "The American Male at Age Ten"

      07:15

    • Research: Preparing for Reporting

      09:10

    • Research: Reporting

      09:16

    • Research: Organizing Notes

      09:59

    • Writing: Elements of a Story

      09:41

    • Writing: Dialogue and Quotes

      06:02

    • Writing: Description

      04:45

    • Writing: Expert Opinion

      03:16

    • Writing: Conclusions

      10:07

    • Editing: Revising

      09:58

    • Editing: Collaborating

      03:08

    • The Ongoing Work of a Writer

      08:51

Class Project: Write a short piece of creative nonfiction on the most mysterious person you know

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About This Class

The rise of sites like Medium and Longreads have inspired a resurgence in creative nonfiction—that compelling, leisurely writing that weaves true ideas and characters into stories that reveal as much about its readers as its subject. But where do those stories come from? And how do they work? In this class... Read More

Published on Tue, Jul 29th 2014