Ren Arcamone


Ren Arcamone is an Australian writer. She attended the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the Clarion Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers’ Workshop, and she’s a recipient of the PEN/Robert J. Dau Short Story Prize for Emerging Writers. Her fiction appears in Gulf Coast, Washington Square Review, Electric Literature, and elsewhere. She lives in Iowa City, where she’s at work on a short story collection and a novel.


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Writing the Unreal: A Speculative Fiction Workshop

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The best works of speculative fiction aren’t just imaginative, they’re immersive. As spec fic writers, we want readers to sink into our stories, to sense the “truth” of the tale, no matter the strangeness of the setting or situation. So how can we create emotionally round, authentic characters who...
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