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Mitchell S. Jackson: Turn around

The novelist and teacher who didn’t turn his back on his past, but faced it head on to find a voice uniquely his own.

By Aubrey Everett, Photos by John Ricard and Xan Padron | Published: March 2, 2016

Winnie Holzman: Main course

For this screenwriter and playwright, comedy is not a dessert. It’s part of the so-called point.

By Aubrey Everett | Published: March 1, 2016

Can nonfiction be dramatized?

It’s important to clarify for the reader what kind of information he or she is getting when you repurpose true events.

By Brandi Reissenweber | Published: February 22, 2016

Awards season screenwriter roundup

With awards season upon us, we took a look into our archives to round up some of the screenwriters and award winners who have been featured in our pages. The Writer screenwriter roundup Aaron Sorkin Academy Award-winning movie: The Social Network Academy Award-nominated movie: A Few Good Men In The Writer: “Some people want characters they can identify …

Published: February 12, 2016