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YWW Southern Oregon: Worldbuilding with Benjamin Gorman

April 28, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Worldbuilding with Benjamin Gorman

Benjamin Gorman, author of Corporate High School, The Digital Storm, and The Sum of Our Gods, and co-publisher at Not a Pipe Publishing, will help you call upon your limitless ability to create universes. You’ll have the opportunity to conjure a new setting and the Eve and Adam you’ll use to populate the narrative.

About Benjamin Gorman

Benjamin is the author of The Sum of Our Gods, Corporate High School , and The Digital Storm: A Science Fiction Reimagining of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest. The Digital Storm has been nominated for a Pacific Northwest Book Award and a Pulitzer Prize. Benjamin is a high school English teacher. He lives in Independence, Oregon. He believes in human beings and the power of their stories. He places his confidence in his students and the world they will choose to create if given the chance.

About YWW Southern Oregon

Join us on Aril 7th, 2018, from 10:00am until noon at the Central Point Library (116 South 3rd Street, Central Point). We’re open to all teens (age 13-18). Membership in Young Willamette Writers is $20 per year and includes not only the monthly workshops with published authors, but also:

  • raffle drawings at each workshop for free books from the visiting authors (winners will receive a copy of the author’s current book AND a copy for their SCHOOL LIBRARY, too!),
  • discussions and networking with writing industry professionals (like publishers and agents!),
  • and the opportunity to attend the WW conference in Portland in August!
Register at the workshop or online at http://willamettewriters.org/register/. We hope to see you there!

Details

Date:
April 28, 2018
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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