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Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Intro to Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writing (1/5)

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Published on Mar 28, 2012

In which Brandon introduces his winter 2012 class at Brigham Young University on creative writing for science fiction and fantasy authors. Next up: "Ideas are Cheap" http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I3JlBL... . See all the lectures in one place at http://www.writeaboutdragons.com/home...

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  1. Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Intro to Sci-Fi/Fantasy Writing (1/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Ideas are cheap (2/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Class goals and format (3/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Gardeners vs architects (4/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 1: Writing group essentials (5/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 2: What makes a good plot (1/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 2: Plots by outlining (2/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 2: Plots by discovery (3/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 2: YA Genres (4/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 2: Adult Genres (5/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 3: Intro to Prose (1/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 3: First person viewpoints (2/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 3: Third person viewpoints (3/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 3: Description part 1 (4/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 3: Description part 2 (5/5)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Sympathetic Characters Part 1 (1/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Sympathetic Characters Part 2 (2/6)

  18. 18

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Show us the character (3/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Giving characters a life beyond the plot (4/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Character Creation Examples Part 1 (5/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 4: Character Creation Examples Part 2 (6/6)

  22. 22

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 5: Guest Lecture by Eric James Stone (1/1)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6 - Networking via conventions (1/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6: Some alternatives to cons (2/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6: Meetings editors and agents (3/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6: Three Goals of Meeting Agents (4/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6: Pitches (5/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 6: Some questions and statistics (6/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: A Success Story Part 1 (1/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: A Success Story Part 2 (2/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: The Three Act Format (3/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: Try/Fail Cycles (4/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: The Heroes Journey (5/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 7: Brandon's Plotting Method (6/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Random Questions (1/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Agents and Contracts (2/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Agents and New York (3/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Agents and Translation Rights (4/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Misc. Agent Duties (5/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: A Little On Getting a Good Agent (6/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: Book Advances and Royalties (7/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 8: A Tidbit on the Fiction Industry (8/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: Misc Questions (1/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: Thinking of Setting as a Character (2/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: World Building Geography Part 1 (3/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: World Building Geography Part 2 (4/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: Creating Interesting Nations & Towns (5/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: Sanderson's First Law of Magic (6/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 9: Sanderson's Second Law of Magic (7/7)

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    Brand Sanderson Lecture 10: Misc Questions (1/8)

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    Brand Sanderson Lecture 10: Dialogue Mechanics (2/8)

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    Brand Sanderson Lecture 10: Replacing Adjectives and Passive Voice (3/8)

  53. 53

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 10: Orwellian Prose

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 10: Intro to Modern Self Publishing (5/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 10: Mechanics of Self Publishing Online (6/8)

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    Brand Sanderson Lecture 10: Business Models For Self Publishing (7/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 10: Some Final Thoughts on Self Publishing (8/8)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Misc Questions (1/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Making Stories Meaningful (2/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Three Rules for Fight Scenes (3/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Things Movie Fight Scenes Can't Do (4/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: The Larger Narrative Flow of a Scene (5/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Realism vs Hollywoodification (6/7)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 11: Plotting Romances (7/7)

  65. 65

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: Avoiding Being Scammed (1/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: RoFR's, Advances, & Royalties (2/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: IP Rights and Publishing Firms (3/6)

  68. 68

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: Ebook vs Traditional Contracts (4/6)

  69. 69

    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: Small But Important Clauses (5/6)

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    Brandon Sanderson Lecture 12: Getting a Good Agent (6/6)

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