Fiction Workshop Series: The Art of the Fantasy Novel with Jenny M. Duggan Jackson (ages 16+)

02/12/2019, 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Weekly on Tuesday

No location provided

Description:

Tuesdays, February 5 – 19, 6:00 – 8:30pm

February 5: Introduction to the genre/writing prompts
February 12: Reading/samples, discussion, pass out/email manuscripts
February 19: Reading, peer reviews, instructor feedback, tips for looking forward

With origins in Mythology, Epic, Legend and Fairie Tale, the modern Fantasy novel has a rich heritage of writers such as George MacDonald, J.R.R. Tolkein, Lord Dunsany and Lewis Carroll who paved the way for modern geniuses like Ursula K. Le Guin, Neil Gaiman, Patrick Rothfuss, J.K. Rowling and Terry Pratchett. Fantasy as a genre is now entrenched in the world of literature with new sub-genres—high, literary, comic, sci-fi, flintlock, grimdark, and more—emerging all the time. Join Jenny M. Duggan Jackson, writer and MFA, on a journey into fantasy writing to create your own novel or story.

Supplies included
Reservations required | Must be able to attend all three sessions
Members $60, Non-members $75
Please call (901) 761-5250 to register 

 


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