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The Artful Manipulation of Time and Focus

Lecture no. 12 from the course: The Art of Storytelling: From Parents to Professionals

The Artful Manipulation of Time and Focus

Taught by Professor Hannah B. Harvey | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Professional Development Courses

Explore how you as a narrator can artfully guide the audience’s experience of the story by looking at techniques for controlling events, manipulating time, and making the past tense feel present. Consider when to take your narrator out of the characters’ conversations to increase the pacing and energy.

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