Tucson Festival of Books

Workshop-Writing the Anti-Hero


The history of literature, TV, and film is filled with anti-heroes: everyone from Scarlett O’Hara to Tony Soprano to essentially every character in “Game of Thrones” would fit the bill. In this workshop, we’ll look at the history of the anti-hero and learn the craft of creating one of your very own.


Panelist
Tod Goldberg

Tod Goldberg is The New York Times best-selling author of 14 books of fiction, including the acclaimed Gangsterland series—"Gangsterland," a finalist for the Hammett Prize; "Gangster Nation," and "Gangsters Don’t Die"—the short story collection "The Low Desert," a Southwest Book of the Year, and "Living Dead Girl," a finalist for the Los Angeles Times Book Prize....

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Book:
Gangsters Don't Die
A Novel
Tod Goldberg
Southwest Books of the Year
Catapult
September 2023
ISBN 9781640093041
384 pages