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Slice Magazine Literary Conference Panel: Short-Form Structure, Style, and Syntax: How Crafting Short Stories Is a World All its Own

  • 180 Remsen Street Brooklyn, NY, 11201 United States (map)

There’s an intensity to writing a short story, a pressure to make use of every element—the word count demands it. But this isn’t necessarily a constraint. It’s an opportunity to explore structure, style, and syntax in ways you can’t in a novel (that’s an entirely different panel). A group of writers talks about where they find inspiration for short stories, why they’re drawn to the form, which stories they’ve wrestled with most, and more.

With: Noah Ballard, CJ Hauser, Ivelisse Rodriguez and Ruvanee Vilhauer