Writing the Past
Sun 18 Aug 18:45 - 19:45
Baillie Gifford Imagination Lab
Learning about history
The Young Walter Scott Prize rewards work encompassing writing and history. Join Chae Strathie, creator of the So You Think You’ve Got It Bad? series and Dan Smith, author of exciting YA Viking adventure She Wolf, to hear how they combine the two. Learn about historical research, seeking out unheard voices and get some creative writing tips for helping to get youngsters interested in history.