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Saturday, May 11 • 10:00am - 12:00pm
Horror University — Making the Reader Squirm

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This two hour workshop will cover insider tricks and tactics for crafting horror imagery -- not just by employing familiar horror tropes, but by making direct appeals to the reader's sensorium -- generating feelings that really hit readers in the guts. It will include a live writing activity with the aim of improving description of a gory or scary scene. Open to novelists, poets, flash fiction writers … anyone looking to sharpen their writing skills -- from the crafty suspense writer to anyone eager to "go for the gross out."

To register for Horror University workshops, click on this link:  https://horror-u.org/

You must pay for each workshop you wish to attend. If you purchase four, don't forget to add the discount code HORRORU to get $20 off your purchase.

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Michael Arnzen

Co-Chair, StokerCon® 2023
Amityville-born horror writer Michael Arnzen holds four Bram Stoker Awards® and an International Horror Guild Award for his often funny, always disturbing fiction and poetry. In addition to his creative books—like the novel, Grave Markings, the short story collection, Proverbs... Read More →

Saturday May 11, 2019 10:00am - 12:00pm EDT
Heritage Hill Room