Join internationally bestselling author of The Iron Fey, Blood of Eden and The Talon Saga, Julie Kagawa along with Kim Wilkins, author of The Blood and Gold series, as they discuss Julie’s latest novel, Soul of the Sword and the popularity of fantasy, genre-based fiction with Inside Voice’s own Aimée Lindorff.
Everybody has a story to tell. Learn how to turn your memories into memoirs and family stories into compelling narrative. From essays to prose, research to interviews, whether you're writing a family history or a memoir, find your unique voice and storytelling techniques to tell a personal story that hooks the reader.
Explore the basic skills and narrative structure of the scripted world of Hollywood during this introductory Queensland Writers Centre seminar. Discover the fundamentals of screenwriting, from formatting a script, providing scene directions and using a three act structure, to learn how to ‘show not tell’.
Aimée Lindorff will be talking to a fantastic group of writers, including V.E. Schwab, Lynette Noni, Rachael Craw, Alan Baxter, Corey J. White, Marlee Jane Ward, Jodi McAlister, Nancy Holder, and Marc and James Lindsay, about the literary of genre and pop culture.
If you dig the director’s commentary, go wild for talking in the cinema, or love debating character arcs over drinks, then don’t miss Lady Parts live commentary screening of Scream where the commentary comes to life in this exclusive Gold Coast Film Festival event.
So, is Twitter a cocktail party or a dumpster fire? Is Instagram really that shallow? And how long before Facebook becomes our overlord? This workshop will take you through the finer points of the main social platforms and explore some of the strategies writers use to successfully break through the digital noise.