Writing for People Without a Voice

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 3:00 pm

There are many in the world that don’t get the chance to make their own voice heard, due to poverty, isolation or fear. However, there are people who can speak for these disenfranchised communities, who can share their stories with the world and agitate for change. Three such people talk about the ethics and responsibilities of writing for people without a voice.


Apocalypso Nights

Sunday, October 2, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

What does dystopic fiction tell us about the world we live in?

Oral & Aural Storytelling

Sunday, October 2, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

A discussion and demonstration of the conventions, trials and tribulations of aural storytelling.

Critical Mass

Sunday, October 2, 2016
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Your mother always said "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all". These writers beg to disagree.

Fringe Dwellers

Sunday, October 2, 2016
2:30 am - 3:30 pm

Creating a (successful) scene in your small town.