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Creating Suspense and Narrative Tension in Fiction with Pamela Ross, University of Glasgow

Creating Suspense and Narrative Tension in Fiction with Pamela Ross, University of Glasgow

THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

Creating Suspense and Narrative Tension in Fiction with Pamela Ross, University of Glasgow

THIS EVENT HAS EXPIRED

Aye Write

Dates and times

Thursday 19 March 2020
3:00PM - 5:00PM

Unfortunately due to the constantly evolving coronavirus situation, Aye Write 2020 has been cancelled, and this event will no longer go ahead. We will contact ticket holders directly as soon as possible.

Readers recognise suspense but how is this effect created in fiction? Narrative tension keeps a reader turning the pages, waiting for an event or dramatic moment. It is an essential part of good fiction but in practice it can be difficult to create tension in a short story or novel. In this session we will look at examples of suspense and narrative tension and through writing exercises we will develop these aspects of our own writing.

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Venue

The Mitchell Library

North Street, Glasgow, G3 7DN

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