University of Atlantia

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Episodic Storytelling (Storytelling 102)

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Instructor:
Bertran de Saint-Jean


Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
University Session:
UA77 June 12, 2010
Crs #:
307
Time:
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Fee:
Length:
1 hr
Credits:
1
Attendees:
6/∞
Room:
outisdeMAR
Course Category:
Humanities
Description
A discussion on the art and science of episodic storytelling, including: · Using episodic telling as a gauge of audience interest (and to maintain it!) · Story blocking for the purposes of o Shortening a long story o Adding detail to a bare-bones story o Changing cultural references to fit a genre/period/culture o Finding the episodic breaks in a story Students are encouraged to have a long story either with them or in mind for the purposes of putting it through this process.
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