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Splicing the strands

Neale, Derek (2009). Splicing the strands. In: Neale, Derek ed. A Creative Writing Handbook: developing dramatic technique, individual style and voice. London: A&C Black, pp. 164–180.

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One of two chapters on how film and drama can influence the writing of fiction, including activities and readings, and sections on - converging characters; montage in fiction and crosscutting longer narratives; genre; time in relation to length of narrative; meetings; controlling tension; linking narratives; poetic cutting; different types of streams of consciousness.

Item Type: Book Chapter
Copyright Holders: The Open University, 2009 A & C Black Ltd
ISBN: 1-4081-0941-7, 978-1-4081-0941-0
Keywords: fiction; novels; short stories; creative writing; drama; genre; film; plays; monologues; scenes; montage; cutting; narrative.
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Art History, Classical Studies, English and Creative Writing, Music
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
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Item ID: 18791
Depositing User: Derek Neale
Date Deposited: 05 Nov 2009 07:52
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 10:29
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