Worldbuilding: Mind Your Myths and Backstory

Saturday, September 17, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

There's much to consider when constructing a mythical, magical, or futuristic world. One important factor: the foundation myth or backstory. What does the writer need to know? What does the reader need to know? When do they need to know it? How does the backstory impact the characters and current events in their world? Let's talk about how to effectively craft a backstory and weave it into your tale.



Panelists:

L. Donahue

D. Finn

K. Sullivan

M. White

J. Van Stry *







2022-09-17 10:00:00 2022-09-17 11:00:00 America/Chicago Worldbuilding: Mind Your Myths and Backstory There's much to consider when constructing a mythical, magical, or futuristic world. One important factor: the foundation myth or backstory. What does the writer need to know? What does the reader need to know? When do they need to know it? How does the backstory impact the characters and current events in their world? Let's talk about how to effectively craft a backstory and weave it into your tale. The Westin Dallas Fort Worth Airport 4545 W. John Carpenter Freeway · Irving, Texas, 75063 FenCon info@fencon.org
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