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Fiction Writing Workshop
“It’s kind of strange - in fiction you get to tell lies and are applauded for it.” –Robert James Waller
Learn how to take your storytelling to a new level through the craft of fiction writing. Create intriguing characters, powerful narrative, backstories, and dialogue. Read and discuss contemporary stories as models for your own beginning stories. Generate story ideas and practice elements of craft through exercises designed to inspire. Lead by the ACC Creative Writing program’s new faculty for Fall 2014. Books titles will be sent out on registration. For questions, contact Kathryn Winograd at 303 797 5815 email@example.com. Please register 10 days before the class starts. *No class Nov 24.
Tue, Sept 8-Dec 15, 5:30-8:15 p.m., 14 wks*, Littleton Campus
WRIT 2008F01-69141 $299, plus books
Introduction to Creative Writing
Explore your creative side in this introductory class, which features short stories, poems, drama and non-fiction, all of which supplement your skills in memoir-writing. Your instructor is Annie Dawid, retired Professor of English from Lewis & Clark College, author of three volumes of fiction and winner of recent prizes in essay writing, fiction and drama. Students with all manner of experience in writing, including none at all are welcome to participate. Take a low tech approach which includes listening to great authors on audiotape, writing in class to art and music prompts, reading excellent literature of all eras, from John Donne to Toni Morrison. Please register 10 days before the class starts. *No classes Nov 24 or 26.
Tue/Thu, Sept 8-Dec15, 1-2:15 p.m.* Castle Rock Campus
WRIT 2004F01-69249 $299, plus books
W.H. Auden said, “A poet is, before anything else, a person who is passionately in love with language.” Is that you? Are you ready to explore how dreams, snippets of songs, doodles in a journal, and a highway sign can become poetry? Explore the art and craft of what is free, formal, and experimental in poetry in a safe workshop setting. Focus on writing, reading and discussing “luminous things.” Designed for beginning and advanced poets and writers who want to take their writing to a new level. Books available through the ACC bookstore and Amazon: The Practice of Poetry: Writing Exercises from Poets Who Teach edited by Robin Behn, and A Book of Luminous Things: An International Anthology of Poetry edited by Czeslaw Milosz. Online readings will be available on D2L. Questions contact Kathryn.firstname.lastname@example.org 303 797 5815. Please register 10 days before the class starts. *No class Nov 26.
Thu, Sept 10-Dec 10, 5:30-8:15 p.m., 14 wks* Littleton Campus
WRIT 2011F01-69143 $299, plus book
NEW CLASS! Introduction to Cartoon Storytelling
Led by two-time Emmy® nominated writer/producer/director, Steven Fischer, this workshop is for anyone who has an interest in expressing themselves through cartoons and those interested in cartoons as an art form. This workshop guides participants through the process of story creation, character development, and expression through comic book and comic strip form.
Wed, Jun 24, 9-5 p.m. Littleton Campus
Get Published Now! Nuts and Bolts, Tricks and Tips
Learn from a best-selling author how you can get published and make money. Discuss tips for ebook publication, formatting a book, Kindle Direct Publishing, Barnes & Noble, ISBN and copyright issues, find an artist, use social media and so much more!
Wed, Apr 22-May 13, 6:30-8:30 p.m., 4 wks Littleton Campus
WRIT 1021S01-81465 $89
Publishing Your Writing
Have you written a short story, poem, essay or even a novel or screenplay that the world needs to get its hands on? Here’s the opportunity to get that work published and into the universe! Learn to target a magazine, journal or agent for your work. Create a submissions tracker and develop a complete query package, with a query letter, a personal biography, and even a book proposal for your completed novel. Conduct important market research on competitive titles, genres and sub-genres, branding, create a book trailer (like a movie trailer!) and a book cover. Create a social media presence and design a virtual book tour. No need to have finished book length work to benefit from this comprehensive and up to date view of the publishing industry. Please register 10 days before the class starts. *No class Nov 25.
Wed, Sept 9-Dec 9, 5:30-8:15 p.m., 15 wks Littleton Campus
WRIT 2003F01-69165 $299, plus books from the ACC Bookstore
Playwriting for 10 Minute Play
Join an ACC English professor and theater-lover in this workshop-based creative writing class focused on the popular genre, the 10-minute play. Write and workshop numerous 10-minute theater pieces over the course of the semester. Plot arc, character development, and interesting dialogue will be our primary focus. Playwriting promises to be a fun and educational experience! Please register 10 days before the class starts *No class Sept 7, Nov 23 or 25.
Mon/Wed, Aug 24-Dec 14* Littleton Campus
WRIT 2016F01-69250 $299, plus book
Fun! Fast! Convenient! Great Content! Get a Certificate! All these courses are conducted online. Click on the class links below or visit our online section to see how easy and fun online learning can be.
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|Introduction to Screenwriting||ONLI 1191||$119|
|Travel Writing||ONLI 1118||$119|
|Write Your Life Story||ONLI 1115||$119|
|Write and Publish Your Nonfiction Book||ONLI 1029||$119|
|Writing Essentials||ONLI 1055||$119|
|Grammar Refresher||ONLI 1060||$119|
|Writeriffic: Creativity Training For Writers||ONLI 1062||$119|
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|Fundamentals of Technical Writing||ONLI 1066||$119|
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|Beginning Writer’s Workshop||ONLI 1110||$119|
|The Keys to Effective Editing||ONLI 1112||$119|
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|Advanced Fiction Writing||ONLI 1176||$119|
|Beginner’s Guide to Getting Published||ONLI 1116||$119|
|Introduction to Internet Writing Markets||ONLI 1122||$119|
|Publish and Sell Your E-books||ONLI 1202||$119|