Sunday 13 November 2016

Fighting Fantasy author Jonathan Green attending WordPlay London 2016

Next Saturday, 19th November 2016, Jonathan Green, author of YOU ARE THE HERO - A History of Fighting Fantasy Gamebooks, will be taking part in WordPlay London at the British Library.

WordPlay is the Hand Eye Society's international festival of writerly games. London has been chosen as the location for this year's festival because of the wealth of interactive fiction talent in the UK, including friends of Fighting Fantasy, inkle Studios. The date, Saturday 19th November, has been chosen to coincide with International Games in Libraries Day.

The panel Jonathan will be on is currently scheduled to take place from 4.15pm-5.00pm, and is called:

Worldbuilding with Words 
Creators of interactive fiction, prose-forward games, Twitter microfictions and gamebooks discuss the challenges and joys of using words to evoke historical eras and weird universes.
Hannah Powell-Smith, Twine creator Nate Crowley, dystopic Twitter writer Helen Carmichael, historical game writer, Jon Green gamebook author.

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