MOOC #6

Writing fiction on commission

Objective

This Mooc will describe the writing process for a work of fiction based on a specifical political context that is highly controversial. How can we address and engage a public audience on a sensitive topic? How can we create fiction which triggers empathy? 

Credits

Organisation ExQuorum

Designer/developers Iker Ortiz de Zarate

Interview: Iker Ortiz de Zarate on his work as a self commissioned author

Contents

Example material  Y Ahora?, a play by Iker Ortiz de Zarate.

The play questions the reconciliation process after terrorist attacks, exploring the relation between the friend of a victim and the mother of an executioner.

Spotlight Episode

Season 1, Mooc 6, Episode 1 

 

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