Historical Writing Class For TV With James Runcie – Limited Space
How to write Historical Fiction workshop with James Runcie
LIMITED AVAILABILITY. Helpful techniques that will help your writing about the past become thrillingly present.
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Writers often look to the past to understand the present but how do you make your work convincing? How much research do you need to do? How do your characters think, speak and dress? How do you avoid cliché? Over one intensive ninety minute session, we will explore a series of helpful techniques that will help your writing about the past become thrillingly present.
James Runcie is the author of The Grantchester Mysteries (1953-1978), The Colour of Heaven (set in the fourteenth century), and The Discovery of Chocolate (16th to 20th) century, as well as eighteenth century plays about Bach and Dr. Johnson.