How to Write Voice-Driven Fiction

How to Write Voice-Driven Fiction
  • Level(s) of study: Short course
  • Study mode(s): Part-time (weekend)
  • Location: City Campus
  • Starting: 18 May 2019
  • Course duration: One day

Find out how to discover and develop your own distinctive voice as a fiction-writer in this full-day workshop.

Whether you’re an experience writer or just starting out, this workshop will help you develop a voice that really grabs the reader from the start.

What will I gain?

By the end of the session you’ll a more detailed understanding of the role of voice in successful fiction and will be more intimately acquainted with the specific qualities of your own voice.

You will have written several short pieces which demonstrate different approaches to voice, the more successful of which you will be able to develop going forward.

You will also have gained skills in ‘reading as a writer.’

Any questions?

Contact the short course team:

Email: creativeshortcourses@ntu.ac.uk

Telephone: +44 (0)115 848 2813

What you'll study

On this course you will:

  • undertake a range of fun creative exercises which will draw out different aspects of your own unique voice as a writer
  • learn how voice can be harnessed as a source of character in your fiction
  • explore the relationship between voice and point of view by reading and discussing relevant extracts of published fiction
  • experiment with different approaches to finding and developing voice in fiction
  • gain a better understanding of your own sensibilities as a writer.

How to apply

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

Saturday 18 May 2019

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

You can book your place via the NTU online store:

Saturday 18 May 2019

Please read our notes on the University's commitment to delivering the educational services advertised.

Still need help?

+44 (0)115 941 8418