Little Box of Yes

Little Box of Yes

Jun 02, 2019, 10:30 AM - 11:05 AM

Choice Stage
Language:
English

Join several authors for improvisational storytelling based on Synapsis, a new storytelling prompt and game from Storymatic Studios.

Here’s how it works: The authors will draw cards from the Synapsis box. The cards prompt them to write one sentence, which they will imagine comes from a certain kind of story. Then they answer questions about the story that sentence comes from— and as they improvise their answers, they begin to discover the story, setting, and characters. Audience participation welcome!

A Little Box of Yes is kind of like if you crossed “Selected Shorts” with “Wait, Wait… Don’t Tell Me” and The Moth. It has been presented at PEN America’s Lit Crawl NYC and the Brattleboro Literary Festival, and it will come to the Boston Lit Crawl right after BookCon.

Authors to be announced shortly.

Contributors

  • Brian David Mooney

    Moderator

    Brian David Mooney is a recipient of a 2019 creation grant from the Vermont Arts Council and the NEA to support his novel, The Secret Report of Frank...

  • Molly Booth

    Panelist

    Molly Booth (she/her/hers) writes books about Shakespeare and feelings. She's the author of Young Adult novels SAVING HAMLET and NOTHING HAPPENED,...

  • Grant Faulkner

    Panelist

Categories

  1. Category
    Fiction
    Writers
  2. Type of Event
    Panels

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