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Building Plot and Character through Place [Naseem Rakha]

All Levels | There are stories that create place so palpably you can feel it scratch the souls of your feet—where setting is not just a literary device or decorative prop, but a dynamic feature, where each valley is imbued with meaning and memory. In this class, we will look at examples of how writers of fiction and nonfiction use setting to advance story, hone our own powers of observation and description, and galvanize our experience by sharing some writing of our own.