Novelist, editor-in-chief of Enchanted Living, and fairy tale expert Carolyn Turgeon will visit Lake Superior State University on Monday, April 1 and Tuesday April 2, for a fairy tale lecture, Q&A, master class, and reading of her work and public reception.
The fairy tale lecture and Q&A will take place on Monday, April 1 from 6:00-7:50pm in Crawford 303. Turgeon will discuss the process she used in writing her fairy tale novels retelling: Godmother: The Secret Cinderella Story (Crown, 2009), Mermaid (Crown, 2011), and The Fairest of Them All (Simon & Schuster, 2013).
The following day, on Tuesday, April 2 from 3:00-4:20 p.m. in CONS 229, Turgeon will give a master class on fiction with the topic, “Writing a Vivid World.”
Following the master class, the public is welcome to hear Turgeon’s work, ask questions about the writing process and purchase signed copies of her books from 5:00-6:30 p.m. during an open reception and reading in the Kenneth J. Shouldice Library.
All aspiring writers and interested readers are invited. Admission is free.
Registration for the master class on fiction is recommended by contacting Professor Mary McMyne via email at email@example.com.