Characters—Round and Flat, Major and Minor
Lecture no. 6 from the course: Writing Great Fiction: Storytelling Tips and Techniques
Taught by Professor James Hynes | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses
Books come in all forms and sizes, and so do characters. Learn the hallmarks of different character types, like round vs. flat and major vs. minor. See what purpose each type of character serves, and discover the relationship between a character and his or her desires.