University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Workshop: Writing Believable Characters in Unbelievable Situations

Nowadays some of the most interesting fiction features wild storylines where ordinary reality goes out the window. So how do you keep your characters feeling like people the reader could meet on the subway, while putting them in surreal worlds? We will discuss how to write characters with believable inner lives and worlds, even when everything around them is coming unglued.

Charlie Jane Anders

Charlie Jane Anders' next novel is "The City in the Middle of the Night," February 2019. She's the author of "All the Birds in the Sky," which won the Nebula, Crawford and Locus awards and "Choir Boy," which won a Lambda Literary Award....

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