Next Noble Pen Meeting
Mar 14th, 2019 at 7 pm
1906 Blairs Ferry Rd NE, Cedar Rapids
Put Tuesday March 19 at 7 pm on your calendar for a reading at Coe by author Max Allen Collins. It is at Sinclair (the big auditorium) and is free, open to the public.
A surprising number of stories fit well into the structure of The Hero’s Journey (wikipedia-monomyth) and they aren’t all epic fantasies. Vladimir Propp was one of the pioneers of the idea as applied to folk tales. Elizabeth Sims discusses the structure and how a Sherlock Holmes story fits it. Here’s another comparison using Star Wars and The Matrix.
Randy has a reading at M&M Books.
Aime wrote and gave a speech for a OneIowa rally in Des Moines.