4th Street Fantasy…
continues June 16–18, 2017 in Minneapolis, MN

Writers' Seminar: Story telling in other mediums

Friday June 16, 9 AM to 3 PM


Traditionally 4th Street has focused on the written word (print, electronic, etc) form of story telling. For a few hours Friday morning, let's discuss how other forms compare.

The panelists are still being recruited. Currently confirmed are Will Shetterly and Holly Black. Lunch will be provided.

To register, head over to the conference registration page.

Holly Black is the author of bestselling contemporary fantasy books for kids and teens. Some of her titles include The Spiderwick Chronicles (with Tony DiTerlizzi), The Modern Faerie Tale series, the Curse Workers series, Doll Bones, The Coldest Girl in Coldtown, the Magisterium series (with Cassandra Clare) and The Darkest Part of the Forest. She has been a a finalist for an Eisner Award, and the recipient of the Andre Norton Award, the Mythopoeic Award and a Newbery Honor. She currently lives in New England with her husband and son in a house with a secret door.

Will Shetterly is an American writer of fantasy and science fiction best known for his novel Dogland (1997). The novel is inspired by his childhood at the tourist attraction Dog Land owned by his parents. He won the Minnesota Book Award for Fantasy & Science Fiction for his novel Elsewhere (1991), and was a finalist with Nevernever (1993);[3] both books are set in Terri Windling's The Borderland Series shared universe. He has also written short stories for various Borderland anthologies.