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The Resource The art of character : creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv, David Corbett

The art of character : creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv, David Corbett

Label
The art of character : creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv
Title
The art of character
Title remainder
creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv
Statement of responsibility
David Corbett
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The ultimate guide for creating captivating charactersFormer private investigator and New York Times Notable author David Corbett offers a unique and indispensable toolkit for creating characters that come vividly to life on the page and linger in memory. Corbett provides an inventive, inspiring, and vastly entertaining blueprint to all the elements of characterization--from initial inspiration to realization--with special insights into the power of secrets and contradictions, the embodiment of roles, managing the "tyranny of motive, " and mastering crucial techniques required for memorable dialogue and unforgettable scenes. This is a how-to guide for both aspiring and accomplished writers that renders all other books of its kind obsolete"--
  • "Former private investigator and New York Times Notable author David Corbett offers a unique and indispensable toolkit for creating characters that come vividly to life on the page and linger in memory. Corbett provides an inventive, inspiring, and vastly entertaining blueprint to all the elements of characterization--from initial inspiration to realization--with special insights into the power of secrets and contradictions, the embodiment of roles, managing the "tyranny of motive, " and mastering crucial techniques required for memorable dialogue and unforgettable scenes. This is a how-to guide for both aspiring and accomplished writers that renders all other books of its kind obsolete"--
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1953-
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Corbett, David
Dewey number
808.3
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN3383.C4
LC item number
C67 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fiction
  • Characters and characteristics in literature
  • Creative writing
Label
The art of character : creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv, David Corbett
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-383)
Control code
ocn795167975
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxix, 383 p.
Isbn
9780143121572
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012031265
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1536685
  • (OCoLC)795167975
Label
The art of character : creating memorable characters for fiction, film, and tv, David Corbett
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-383)
Control code
ocn795167975
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
xxix, 383 p.
Isbn
9780143121572
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2012031265
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1536685
  • (OCoLC)795167975

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