Literary Fiction, what makes it different from genre fiction?

Okanagan College - Room 143 May 12, 2019 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

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Bill Stenson

Discussion and readings to examine: –the difference between literary fiction and genre fiction (romance, adventure, science fiction, fantasy, mystery etc.) Recognizing that you will likely write what you read Where literary fiction stands in the world today:  university English departments, Writing Schools, national awards, sales etc. Writing activities to reveal: –character, language and plot in literary fiction, their importance and function and how to lean your writing towards the literary genre.