Mastering Dialogue with Sharon Bala - The FOLD

Mastering Dialogue with Sharon Bala

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By parsing examples from literature, this workshop will go beyond the fundamentals to explore how dialogue can multi-task: convey speech, advance plot, reveal character, add atmosphere, and enhance setting.

This session will be closed-captioned. Closed captioning provided by Zoom auto transcription.

This session will be followed by a Q&A.

Webinar Host

Sharon Bala’s best-selling debut novel, The Boat People, won the 2020 NL Book Award and the 2019 Harper Lee Prize for Legal Fiction, was short listed for several awards, and is in translation in four languages. Sharon is a member of The Port Authority, a St. John’s writing group.

Upcoming Webinars

Blue rectangular graphic showcasing an Indo-Canadian Muslim woman, Nafiza Azad, the keynote speaker for the BUILDING FANTASTICAL WORLDS FOLD Academy session. Text at the bottom: Register at thefoldcanada.org/academy. Literary Webinar Series. Saturday, April 13, 12 pm EST.

Building Fantastical Worlds with Nafiza Azad

April 13, 2024 12:00 pm

Online

In this workshop, Teen Writer-in-Residence Nafiza Azad (author of Writing in Color, Road of the Lost, The Wild Ones, and The Candle and the Flame) deconstructs fictional worlds, identifies the essential components of fantasy and provides world-building wisdom for emerging and established writers.

This session will be closed-captioned. Closed captioning provided by Zoom auto transcription.

This session will be followed by a Q&A.
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