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“Stories That Stand Still” – A Discussion of Craft by Carmen Maria Machado

This talk will explore the craft of writing fiction that doesn’t move—fiction contained in a single, discreet space as large as a house, and as small as a bed—and the implication it has for our understanding of gender, characterization, plot, and time. Stories discussed will include Angela Carter’s “The Fall-River Axe Murders,” Susan Glaspell’s “A […]

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“Stories That Stand Still” – A Discussion of Craft by Carmen Maria Machado

This talk will explore the craft of writing fiction that doesn’t move—fiction contained in a single, discreet space as large as a house, and as small as a bed—and the implication it has for our understanding of gender, characterization, plot, and time. Stories discussed will include Angela Carter’s “The Fall-River Axe Murders,” Susan Glaspell’s “A […]

Read More… from “Stories That Stand Still” – A Discussion of Craft by Carmen Maria Machado

“Stories That Stand Still” – A Discussion of Craft by Carmen Maria Machado

This talk will explore the craft of writing fiction that doesn’t move—fiction contained in a single, discreet space as large as a house, and as small as a bed—and the implication it has for our understanding of gender, characterization, plot, and time. Stories discussed will include Angela Carter’s “The Fall-River Axe Murders,” Susan Glaspell’s “A […]

Read More… from “Stories That Stand Still” – A Discussion of Craft by Carmen Maria Machado