Posts Tagged ‘narrative arc’

2008 Portland workshop follow up

We didn’t have this blog back in 2008 when we taught an intensive workshop at the Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA), so we’re taking this opportunity to catch up with some students from that program. more

Student guide chapter 9: Structuring Story

Chapter 9 explains concepts of classic storytelling. more

Teacher’s guide chapter 9: Structuring Story

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9.1 The narrative arc/9.2 The elements of a narrative arc This is one chapter where you really should ask students to read the essay ahead of time. However, you know how unengaging and dull it can be to simply run over a reading saying “so, did you read X section? Any questions?” We suggest, instead, Read More more