Mysterious YA author (and store detective) Marty Chan discovers the secret to writing success and explains how his writing makes a difference.

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WWC 2016 GOH speech number four finds the curmudgeonly, retired professor Robert Runte questioning English teachers and praising fan fiction.

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In our 3rd GOH speech, SF&F author and editor Julie Czerneda finds a roomful of people with their heads in the clouds and knows who to blame.

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Eve Silver (introduced by Randy McCharles), this is the first of five speeches from the 2016 When Words Collide Festival Guests of Honour. A tale of persistence on the road to publishing success.

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When Words Collide 2014 panelist/authors Craig DiLouie, Dwayne Clayton, Melodie Campbell and Axel Howerton discuss death scenes, when and how characters should die, and whether violent books, like films, should be rated.

Direct download: DeathThroes.mp3
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WWC committee member Tony King interviews D. J. McIntosh, author of The Angel of Eden, The Witch of Babylon and The Book of Stolen Tales during When Words Collide 2014.

Direct download: DJMcIntoshInterview.mp3
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Margarita Gakis, Nina Munteanu (M), Sarah Katyi

Have times changed? Are current fiction writers looking at women through different lenses than the writers of 10, 20, 30 years ago? This panel looks at how women are portrayed in current fiction and asks the  question: Is change still needed?

Direct download: WomenInCurrentWorks.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:17pm MDT
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Historical fiction author Jack Whyte (The Skystone,The Forest Laird, Knights of the Black and White) and Penguin Canada editor Adrienne Kerr speak and take questions on historical research.

Direct download: JackWhyte-InLoveWithThePast.mp3
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2014 - 002 An Hour with Brandon Sanderson

The bestselling author of Mistborn and The Stormlight Archive talks about his career, reads from his work and takes questions.

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Join festival guest Mark Leslie for a Q&A discussion of the rapidly evolving world of publishing, from eBooks, to self-publishing, to the role of Kobo Canada.

 

Featuring:

Mark Leslie

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