Broadway Licensing acquires Dramatists Play Service

Broadway Licensing will add the game and music licensor Dramatists Play Service, Inc. to its list…

Screenwriters RK Nickel and William Stribling advise creative writing students

On Tuesday, March 16, RK Nickel and William Stribling met with members of WKU’s English department…

The underappreciation of writers and screenwriters – Why Hollywood needs to show respect

Photo / Video: Screenwriters /Hollywood Insider Youtube channel Almost anyone can remember their favorite movie quote…

WGA Awards: First-Time Screenwriters Discuss Changes in the Movie Industry

Ernest Hemingway once said, “There is nothing to write about. All you do is sit in…

Screenwriters often yearn for loneliness, but lockdown was no creative boon – The Hollywood Reporter

Once, Michael Green, the screenwriter of Logan and Blade Runner 2049, was on the road when,…

The Dangerous Lives of Novelists on the Road: A Review of The Book Tour by Andi Watson

Spend time with a novelist or two and you’re bound to hear horror stories on book…

Pixar’s Unique Process Helped “Soul” Writers Engage Daily

Cinephiles think they understand the life of a screenwriter. Thanks to “Sunset Boulevard”, “In a Lonely…

Are novelists already writing about the Covid era?

Novelist Julia Dahl asked her fellow writers how they cope or avoid the coronavirus. “We need…

Soft Power: Chinese YA novelists are redefining the genre

Juliet Wimpfheimer | Daily Trojan Earlier this month, Korean American novelist Jenny Han did a great…

Blocking writers: after a year inside, novelists are struggling to write | Books

IIn early February, after a month of confinement, William Sutcliffe wrote on Twitter: “I have been…

The WGA Awards lack of female screenwriters

The awards season narrative has been “the year of women,” as female directors, writers and craftsmen…

Neal Street Productions Announces New Screenwriters Grant Recipients

Neal Street Productions today reveals the five recipients of its previously announced Screenwriters Fellowship program aimed…

Belinda Bauer: Crime novelists are the funniest people I know

BEST-SELLING novelist Belinda Bauer was watching a documentary about a group in America that supports terminally…

How to write a novel, according to 10 great novelists

A long, long time ago, during the first lockdown, you probably thought to yourself that now…

Native Scriptwriters Wanted for the TV Scriptwriters Lab

Details Through Monica White Pigeon January 15, 2021 LOS ANGELES — On Monday, the Native American…

‘Star Wars’ novelists demand royalties from Disney

Alan Dean Foster was in his late twenties when George Lucas, standing by a model of…

Disney gives up paying royalties to ‘Star Wars’ novelists

When the Walt Disney Company spent $ 4 billion to acquire Lucasfilm in 2012, it was…

The International Screenwriters Association releases the top 25 screenwriters to watch in 2021

The International Association of Screenwriters has released its list of the top 25 screenwriters to watch…

“Mank” and the best films about screenwriters

Screenwriting – an act of torture performed in solitude while staring at a screen or typewriter,…

Kim Stanley Robinson is one of our greatest socialist novelists

RM Robinson is the latest in a long line of science fiction writers, dating back to…

Kim Stanley Robinson is one of our greatest socialist novelists of all time.

RM Robinson is the latest in a long line of science fiction writers, dating back to…

Festival of Books: Crime novelists discuss writing about cops

For Rachel Howzell Hall, the titular female character of her detective Elouise Norton novels is the…

Opinion: Economists tell stories, just like novelists — don’t let the ‘Economics’ Nobel Prize fool you

When you listen to an economist, chances are you hear a lot of statistics. Federal Reserve…

Variety announces 10 screenwriters to watch for 2020

Variety released this year’s list of 10 screenwriters to watch, and a conversation with the winners…

15 Indian women news writers you should read

Short stories are like a steaming mug perfectly infused with Adarakwali Chai a winter afternoon. It’s…

8 contemporary black novelists to read now

Fill Your Summer Reading List With Some of These Leading Black Voices in Fiction In times…

Novelists act as ‘tuning forks’ – The Hollywood Reporter

When Celeste Ng learned her novel Small fires everywhere would be adapted as a limited series…

Seven Diverse Scribes Selected for Inaugural New York Scriptwriters’ Workshop – Deadline

Seven women and minority writers have been selected to participate in the inaugural New York Screenwriters…

For novelists, the first time is often the best

“Jane Eyre” by Charlotte Bronte Photo: courtesy photo “Jane Eyer.” “To kill a mockingbird.” “The Heart…

Three short story writers named the Herald’s Best Young Australian novelists

For the first time, the three winners of The Sydney morning Herald The awards for the…

Shia LaBeouf took part in another emerging screenwriter competition

Shia LaBeouf, who made the quarter-finals of the PAGE International Screenwriting Awards for Up-and-coming Screenwriters two…

8 novelists on their favorite comfort books

“There is a platitude in looking back at historical disasters. Right now, I’m looking for books…

Historical novelists owe the truth to readers and to history

Sharon Kay Penman is the author of ten previous historical novels and four medieval mystery novels…

Are novelists obliged to tell the story of their private life? | Books

Our world, more than at any other time in history, is made up of stories. Snapchat…

One of India’s most original and controversial novelists returns with a powerful parable

There’s a certain kind of reader who’s gotten this far in the magazine but remains distracted,…

4 Successful Screenwriters on Dealing with Writer’s Block

Writer’s block can happen to anyone, whether you’re writing the next great American novel or just…

Hollywood screenwriters publish two YA novels | A&E

At the end of May, the natives of Eastside mike thompson and Jake Skorheim have released…

The one thing 99% of screenwriters fail to do

In a recent video, script consultant Jill Chamberlain claims that 99% of screenwriters miss the mark…

The Writers Lab Reveals 5th Anniversary Writers and Mentors – Deadline

Elizabeth Kaiden and Nitza Wilon, co-founders of New York Women in Film & Television and The…

10 screenwriters Pixar should collaborate with

Bringing in outside collaborators has only ever made Pixar work better. With that in mind, IndieWire…

How novelists are influenced by screenwriters

How have novelists been influenced by screenwriters? originally appeared on Quora: the place to acquire and…

Viewfinders: 10 Golden Age Novelists Spin Fiction From Vintage Photos

Instead of heading straight home to the cramped one-bedroom apartment she shared with her mother and…

Short story writers are infinitely more creative than novelists

“I deeply hate short story books – lousy trash bags full of failed novels from writers…

Five novelists imagine Trump’s next chapter

THE TIGER OR THE TIGER By Laura Lipman The tape arrived at my apartment on June…

Computer stories: AI is starting to help novelists

Mr. Sloan wanted to see for himself. He acquired a database of texts from the Internet…

17 Essay & Short Story Collections You Love From Zadie Smith To Toni Morrison

Literature is full of talented novelists who can tell stories that last for hundreds and hundreds…

10 novels about novelists

Lisa Halliday’s stellar and inventive debut novel, Asymmetry, is a puzzle of seemingly incongruous pieces that,…

The greatest detective novelists in their favorite detective novels

Double Indemnity James. Mr Cain If I’m being honest, my favorite is Double Indemnity by James.…

William Trevor, one of the world’s greatest short story writers, recalled

In a sad loss to the literary world, Penguin Random House Ireland has announced that Irish…

Man Booker Prize Shortlist Has New Endgame Novelists: The Two-Way: NPR

Six novelists made the shortlist, the final stop in the Man Booker Prize competition. The 2016…

Book: On Story — Screenwriters and their profession

$20 In stock On Story: screenwriters and their profession distills advice from renowned, award-winning screenwriters who…

Screenwriters Who Want Control Should Write Novels

Gary Whitta has worked in Hollywood for 15 years, and if the experience has taught him…

Intelligent novelists know how to write a story. It’s the smart-smart ones who don’t have

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13 short stories from classic novelists you can read over lunch

It’s easy to feel that you don’t have time to read literature, especially bulky works by…