Story Works Round Table 090 | Writing Otherness

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This week, Alida, Kathryn, and Robert start with a listener question about writing a culture that is not our own, and take off on a journey of writing what you don’t know, or the “other.” Why is it a political hot potato? And how can you be careful in your writing? We talk about the problem of stereotypes, and our own view from the “white middle class.” In the end it all comes down to being careful, researching well, and writing from a place of deep empathy for your whole character!

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