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Transforming Folklore into Fantasy Fiction (Scottish Heritage Wk)
Date: Sunday, Aug 30 - Saturday, Sep 5, 2020
Subject: Writing
Instructor: Bobbie Pell
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Grand adventures, treacherous deeds, true love, and magic-what more could a story want? Folklore, fairy tales, ghost stories, and ballads give all this and more. Learn how to create believable characters, intricate plots, and recurrent imagery based on folkloric motifs and supernatural elements-fantasy worlds where characters (whether mortal, magical, or animal) may wander into realms of wonder! Appalachian ballads and stories with European Celtic roots will be points of departure. All levels welcome.

Tuition: $630.00

To register for this class, please call 1-800-365-5724.

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Deposit: A deposit of $150.00 will be due upon checkout to hold your seat in this class.




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Transforming Folklore into Fantasy Fiction (Scottish Heritage Wk) Sunday, Aug 30 - Saturday, Sep 5, 2020


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Because of registration costs and other services, including faculty contracts, material acquisitions and housing arrangements, the Folk School is required to charge cancellation fees to students who change their itineraries.
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