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Saturday, May 26 • 1:00pm - 1:50pm
World-Building for Writers

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Prolific TV writer Morgan Gendel takes us on a tour of the many worlds for which he has written, from the artisanal village of the planet Kataan from “The Inner Light,” to the nuked-out future of The 100, to Earth Colonial Planet 6-2 from his new novel, Planet Six. Aspiring writers and fans alike will enjoy learning how to establish a world with compelling description and design it to wring maximum emotion from the characters who populate it.

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Morgan Gendel

Screenwriter, producer, and futurist
Morgan Gendel is a screenwriter, producer and futurist with more than 200 credits,including the CW Network hit, The 100; Star Trek: The Next Generation and DeepSpace 9; the TekWar TV movies; The Dresden Files; Drop Dead Diva and Law & Order. He is perhaps best known as writer of “The... Read More →


Saturday May 26, 2018 1:00pm - 1:50pm EDT
 Woodrow Wilson A
  Guest, Literature