WHAT: “Writing Fiction about a Historical Figure: 6 Pros and Cons” by Cindy Fazzi
WHERE: Writing in the Modern Age
WHEN: Feb. 8, 2019
Details: Writing a novel about a historical figure is both challenging and exhilarating. Cindy Fazzi breaks down the pros and cons of writing about historical characters. Her novel, My MacArthur, is about the iconic World War II leader, Gen. Douglas MacArthur, and his relationship with a young Filipino actress in the 1930s.