Telling It Stranger: Pandemic Edition
Seattle, WA/Salt Lake City, UT
In their 2019 Storyfort panel “Telling It Strange,” authors Janalyn Guo and Catherine Kyle explored their shared fascination with surrealism, fairy tales, and other kinds of writing featuring magical or unusual events. The past few years have definitely been unusual, so now they come together once again to discuss the ways the pandemic has changed their writing. In this talk and reading that draws on everything from mythical geography to horror writing and children’s animation, learn how Janalyn and Catherine are navigating anxiety and hope in new work.