Delving Deep Into Character: Writing Workshop with Annabel Smith
4 April @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pmFree
This hands-on interactive workshop will equip participants with the tools for creating more complex, relatable and interesting characters. It is suitable for people at any stage of a writing project and includes plenty of practise opportunities. This dynamic session will explore aspects of character including:
- the relationship between character and narrative voice
- first impressions: introducing new characters
- the two most important elements of character
- how character drives plot
- the relationship between dialogue and character
- how to manage a character’s back stories
- debunking the myth of consistency.
Secure your place, via the Nedlands Library, as spaces are limited for this workshop.
Annabel Smith is the author of interactive digital novel/app The Ark, US bestseller Whisky Charlie Foxtrot and A New Map of the Universe, which was shortlisted for the WA Premier’s Book Awards. She is an Australia Council Creative Australia Fellow, holds a PhD in writing and teaches for the Australian Writers’ Centre.