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This course is part of the Creative Writing Summer Programme.

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Focusing particularly on the short story, we shall begin by exploring memory as one of the fiction-writer's key resources, probing the nature of our recollections, before examining the role of the imagination in translating them into fictional form. We shall also consider the value of research as a basis for fiction.

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Course dates

07 Aug 2017 to 11 Aug 2017

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

24 Jul 2017

Course director

Venue

International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
Cambridge
UK
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

Course code

Wa3