42 min

Writing Historical Fiction The Writing Show

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How do you write a historical novel about a person so shadowy that almost nothing is known about her?

Please join Christine Blake and host Paula B. as they discuss:

How we know what we do about Mary Magdalene
Which sources Christine relied on, and how she evaluated them
What she extrapolated, and how she came up with her conclusions
How she handled contradictions in her sources
How important it is to be accurate in historical fiction.

How do you write a historical novel about a person so shadowy that almost nothing is known about her?

Please join Christine Blake and host Paula B. as they discuss:

How we know what we do about Mary Magdalene
Which sources Christine relied on, and how she evaluated them
What she extrapolated, and how she came up with her conclusions
How she handled contradictions in her sources
How important it is to be accurate in historical fiction.

42 min