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Delving Deep Into Character: Writing Workshop with Annabel Smith (cancelled)

4 April @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Headshot of Annabel Smith

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.


Nedlands Library
60-64 Stirling Hwy
Nedlands, WA 6009 Australia
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9273 3644

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