College of Arts and Sciences
Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
fiction, character development, horror, fantasy, writing, creative writing
Nelson, Hollie Boyd, "Developing and Enhancing Believable Characterization in Fiction" (2023). Masters Theses. 1046.
Developing and enhancing characterization in fiction is key to gaining a readership as well as perfecting the craft of writing. Through foundational information, relatability, and context within the work, a writer can create new and intricate ways to enrich their story. This then sets them apart from others in their field.