200 Level Lectures
201: Basics of Character Lani Diane Rich
How to build compelling, complex, and consistent characters. $10
202: Protagonists Lani Diane Rich
An overview of your main character; how to build her, how to challenge her, and how to arc her through your story.
203: Antagonists Lani Diane Rich
An overview of the antagonist; what makes her tick and what makes her great. Also, a look at the different kinds of antagonists, and how they work in a story.
204: Supporting Characters Lani Diane Rich
Just because a character isn’t the main attraction doesn’t mean she isn’t important. Learn what makes a great supporting character, and how these characters work to fill out your story community.
211: Four-Act Structure Jenny Crusie
An analysis of classic linear story structure, with a breakdown of story units, key scenes, and basic pacing.
212: Seven Anchor Scene Structure Lani Diane Rich
Breaking down classic structure into the seven scenes that keep your story on track.
213: Non-Traditional Structure Jenny Crusie
An overview of non-linear storytelling methods including patterned structure and frames.
214: Subplots Jenny Crusie
215: Short Form Structure Jenny Crusie
221: Scene Structure Jenny Crusie
An analysis of scene structure including beats and scene sequences.
222: Action Scenes Jenny Crusie