The Dramatic Dilemma

  • Richardson Public Library 900 Civic Center Drive Richardson, TX, 75080 United States

"The Dramatic Dilemma" with Shawn Scarber

Casablanca is used as an example to show how dilemma drives dramatic suspense and helps to form the narrative structure of character-driven fiction.

Shawn Scarber lives and works in North Texas. He’s written a number of short stories that have appeared in magazines, collections, and e-zines. He’s a Clarion West 06 graduate and an active member of the Future Classics Speculative Fiction Writers. Connect with him on Twitter (@ObliqueFiction) and on Facebook.


The Writers Guild of Texas presents Guest Speaker / Program meetings on the 3rd Monday of each month in the Basement Program room of the Richardson Public Library. Visitors are welcome to attend.