The Devil Made Me Do It: Using Folktale Forms to Structure Your Writing

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The oldest story forms provide potent templates for structuring new work. Learn about the elements of a classic devil story and how contemporary writers such as Emily St. John Mandel and Colson Whitehead have incorporated its charms. Study notable features of ghost stories and see how writers such as Jesmyn Ward and Silvia Moreno-Garcia have crafted haunting fiction. We'll examine several folk and fairytale forms and use these as guides toward writing own new classics.

Instructor: Jenny Shank Learn More


Jun 13, 2024 4:00pm - 6:00pm