I found this jackpot of goodies via Twitter: the complete video footage of Brandon Sanderson’s 2012 creative writing class at Brigham Young University.
From his Wikipedia entry:
“Brandon Sanderson (born December 19, 1975) is an American fantasy author. He is best known for his work in finishing Robert Jordan’s epic fantasy series, The Wheel of Time, and his own Mistborn series. Sanderson worked as an editor for the semi-professional magazine, Leading Edge, while attending school at Brigham Young University, and he now teaches creative writing there.”
The classes are focused on science fiction and fantasy writing but I’m sure there are great advice for all. To give you a taste, here is part one of lecture one: