Modern Language in Historical Fiction

In historical fiction, writers and editors often have to toe the line between making the language accurate and making it accessible. When does a turn of phrase go from charming to anachronistic? In this meeting, we will discuss the nuances of word choice in historical fiction and what to consider when editing a text’s language for historical accuracy.

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March 8, 2022


6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


Online Event