Conflict & Clues: How to Craft a Well-Rounded Fictional Character – Summer 2021

All characters need to have at least four unique qualities to stand out: a goal, a motivation, and internal/external conflict, commonly known as their GMC. Join us as we break this down to make your characters come alive, both in your head and on the page! For all levels.

Zelda Knight writes sci-fi and fantasy romance. She’s also a cryptozoologist in training. She’s the publisher and editor-in-chief of AURELIA LEO, an independent, Nebula Award-nominated press based in Louisville, Kentucky. Zelda co-edited Dominion: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction from Africa and the African Diaspora (AURELIA LEO, 2020), which has received critical acclaim. She’s currently co-editing the upcoming Publishing anthology African Risen with Oghenechovwe Donald Ekpeki & Sheree Renée Thomas.

Start Date
Saturday, July 31st
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Zelda Knight


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