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    Writing 'Soap': How to Write Continuing Drama (Aber Creative Writing Guides) (Paperback) By (author) Chris Thompson, Edited by Dr. Graham Lawler

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    DescriptionWho else wants to write for the 'soaps'? 'Soaps' like Eastenders, Coronation Street, Emmerdale, Casualty, Holby City, and of course the ever-popular Archers on BBC Radio 4 all need new storylines to keep them fresh and that means new writers. It really could be your lines being uttered by an actor in a scene on tv or radio. This book explains how: * continuous drama is made and the role of the script writer * to write for established characters in a 'soap' * to develop your writing style so that it becomes compelling writing People who should buy include: * All students of creative writing in colleges and universities * College and university central and department libraries * Teachers, tutors and lecturers * Public and reference libraries * General readers, older creative writers who attend Caerleon, Swanick et al


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    Title
    Writing 'Soap'
    Subtitle
    How to Write Continuing Drama
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Chris Thompson, Edited by Dr. Graham Lawler
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 165
    Width: 135 mm
    Height: 215 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 249 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781842851180
    ISBN 10: 1842851187
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: LAN
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T2.1
    Ingram Subject Code: PR
    BIC subject category V2: APTS, CBV
    BISAC V2.8: PER010050
    DC22: 808.225, 808.2025
    Thema V1.0: CBV, ATJS
    Publisher
    Glmp Ltd
    Imprint name
    Aber Publishing
    Publication date
    01 February 2011
    Publication City/Country
    Abergale
    Author Information
    Chris Thompson is a former teacher turned professional writer. He has written numerous episodes of The Archers for BBC Radio 4 and Emmerdale for ITV.