Write@Wright: Game On! Writing for Games - Virtual
|Start & End Times||
|Category||Arts & Writing|
|Age Groups||Adult, Teen|
January 22, 2022
VIRTUAL EVENT. Registration is required
You love to write. You love to play games. Find out how to write for games — both video and tabletop — in this overview from author Lucy A. Snyder, whose science fiction, fantasy, and horror books and gaming experience led her into writing for games and media tie-ins. Participants will learn about the special concerns of game writing and about how to get started in the industry. You'll come away with useful resources and practical writing tips. Bring your questions!
About the Presenter
Lucy A. Snyder is the Shirley Jackson Award-nominated and five-time Bram Stoker Award-winning author of 15 books and over 100 published short stories. Her most recent books are the collection Halloween Season and the forthcoming novel The Girl With the Star-Stained Soul. She also wrote the novels Spellbent, Shotgun Sorceress, and Switchblade Goddess, the nonfiction book Shooting Yourself in the Head for Fun and Profit: A Writer’s Survival Guide, and the collections Garden of Eldritch Delights, While the Black Stars Burn, Soft Apocalypses, Orchid Carousals, Sparks and Shadows, Chimeric Machines, and Installing Linux on a Dead Badger. Her writing has been translated into French, Russian, Italian, Spanish, Czech, and Japanese editions and has appeared in publications such as Asimov’s Science Fiction, Apex Magazine, Nightmare Magazine, Pseudopod, Strange Horizons, and Best Horror of the Year. She lives in Columbus, Ohio. You can learn more about her at www.lucysnyder.com and you can follow her on Twitter at @LucyASnyder.
This workshop is funded by the Wright Library Foundation and is part of the Write@Wright Series.