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Characters, emotion & viewpoint : techniques and exercises for crafting dynamic characters and effective viewpoints, by Nancy Kress

Label
Characters, emotion & viewpoint : techniques and exercises for crafting dynamic characters and effective viewpoints
Title
Characters, emotion & viewpoint
Title remainder
techniques and exercises for crafting dynamic characters and effective viewpoints
Statement of responsibility
by Nancy Kress
Title variation
Characters, emotion, and viewpoint
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kress, Nancy
Dewey number
808.3
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Write great fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Point of view (Literature)
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Emotions in literature
Label
Characters, emotion & viewpoint : techniques and exercises for crafting dynamic characters and effective viewpoints, by Nancy Kress
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip052/2004023471.html
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What do readers want? -- Types of characters : assembling your cast -- Introducing characters : first impressions count -- The genuine self : what is she really like? -- The motivationally complicated character : but I'm a mess inside -- Showing change in your characters : if I knew then what I know now -- Protagonists in genre fiction : from lovers to starship captains -- The humorous character : all bets are off -- Talking about emotion : dialogue and thoughts -- Emotion suggested : using metaphor, symbol, and sensory details to convey feeling -- Special cases of emotion : loving, fighting, and dying -- Frustration : the most useful emotion in fiction -- Point of view : whose emotions are we sharing? -- Third person : see Dick run -- Omniscient point of view : playing God -- Putting it all together : the fourth persona
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9781582973166
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004023471
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56729896
  • (OCoLC)56729896
  • 408832
  • 408832
Label
Characters, emotion & viewpoint : techniques and exercises for crafting dynamic characters and effective viewpoints, by Nancy Kress
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip052/2004023471.html
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
What do readers want? -- Types of characters : assembling your cast -- Introducing characters : first impressions count -- The genuine self : what is she really like? -- The motivationally complicated character : but I'm a mess inside -- Showing change in your characters : if I knew then what I know now -- Protagonists in genre fiction : from lovers to starship captains -- The humorous character : all bets are off -- Talking about emotion : dialogue and thoughts -- Emotion suggested : using metaphor, symbol, and sensory details to convey feeling -- Special cases of emotion : loving, fighting, and dying -- Frustration : the most useful emotion in fiction -- Point of view : whose emotions are we sharing? -- Third person : see Dick run -- Omniscient point of view : playing God -- Putting it all together : the fourth persona
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
231 p.
Isbn
9781582973166
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004023471
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm56729896
  • (OCoLC)56729896
  • 408832
  • 408832

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