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Dragons and Dwarves and Elves, Oh My!—Fantasy Tropes

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ID: SEM1233581
Web site: None available
Email: None available
Category: Seminar
Rules: Game system not specified
Cost: $0.00
Duration: 1 hour
Host: Dave Gross, Maxwell Alexander Drake, Erin Evans, Erik Scott de Bie (Writer's Symposium)
Age requirement: Everyone (6+)
Experience requirement: None (You've never played before)
Are materials provided: No
Location: Indiana Convention Center, room 245
Tickets: 37 out of 100 are available (as of 1:30 AM Saturday August 25th, 2012, but this information may be out of date.)
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Time slot: Sat Aug 18 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Event added: Wed May 23 2:34 pm

We love fantasy, but it’s a challenge to write in a genre so steeped in clichés. Our panelists discuss when to embrace the clichés of fantasy fiction and when to run from them. We love fantasy, but it’s a challenge to write in a genre so steeped in clichés. Are you giving your reader what they want when you fill your tales with elves, dragons, and dwarves? Or does it show a lack of originality? Our panelists discuss when to embrace the clichés of fantasy fiction and when to run from them.

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