Writing Speculative Fiction: Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror: Teacher's Edition

Writing Speculative Fiction: Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror: Teacher's Edition

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ISBN-13: 9781640084384
Publisher: Bear Publications
Publication date: 06/29/2017
Pages: 392
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS

SCOPE AND SEQUENCE v

STUDENT INTRODUCTION 9

CHAPTER ONE: GENRE 11

CHAPTER TWO: CULTURAL WORLD-BUILDING 27

CHAPTER THREE: MORE CULTURAL WORLD-BUILDING 43

CHAPTER FOUR: PHYSICAL WORLD-BUILDING 61

CHAPTER FIVE: PLOT 75

CHAPTER SIX: MORE PLOT 92

CHAPTER SEVEN: CHARACTER 110

CHAPTER EIGHT: HEROES, VILLAINS, SIDEKICKS, AND BYSTANDERS 134

CHAPTER NINE: CHARACTER ARC 148

CHAPTER TEN: DESCRIPTION 165

CHAPTER ELEVEN: CONFLICT AND TENSION 179

CHAPTER TWELVE: EDITING, REVISING 196

CHAPTER THIRTEEN: YOUR FIRST CHAPTER 210

CHAPTER FOURTEEN: VOICE 226

CHAPTER FIFTEEN: WORDS AND WORLDVIEWS 242

CHAPTER SIXTEEN: SCIENCE FICTION 267

CHAPTER SEVENTEEN: FANTASY 284

CHAPTER EIGHTEEN: HORROR 299

EXTRA CREDIT ACTIVITIES 320

GLOSSARY 321

LISTS OF RECOMMENDED WORKS 324

HELPFUL WEBSITES ACTIVE AT TIME OF PUBLICATION 330

INDEX 331

AUTHOR & CONTRIBUTORS 336

ANSWER KEY 338

VOCABULARY QUIZZES 386

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