Tin House Live : On Dialogue with Dorothy Allison

WritingTin House Live : On Dialogue with Dorothy Allison

Tin House Live : On Dialogue with Dorothy Allison

Dorothy Allison treated the participants of the 2011 Summer Workshop to a spirited discussion of how characters should speak on the page. Not only he said, she said, none of them said a thing,” but a whole range of language issues—what is said and not said, dialect and rhythm, pacing, patterns in speech, and most importantly, the language of gesture and avoidance.

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