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Making a Life as a Fiction Writer

Lecture no. 24 from the course: Writing Great Fiction: Storytelling Tips and Techniques

Making a Life as a Fiction Writer

Taught by Professor James Hynes | 34 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Literature & Language Courses

You might have a mental image of the writer as a solitary genius toiling away in an ivory tower. But writers today must be adept at both the crafting of words and the business of publishing. To conclude this course, Professor Hynes surveys the publishing landscape today and gives advice for making the leap from hobbyist to professional.

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m********m
July 27, 2017
Heady but sound advice

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r********m
July 24, 2017
I learned a lot and I have a lot to think about.

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r********m
May 13, 2017
Learned a lot from this class. Listened to it twice and each time picked up nuggets that have helped my writing and given me great ideas on improving my work in progress

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