The Desert Nights, Rising Stars
Writers Conference

Conference Schedule 2020

Friday, February 21, 2020, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Worldbuilding with Tracey Baptiste

Date(s): Friday, February 21, 2020, 10:15 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.
Carson Ballroom, Old Main (view map)
Craft Talk, Presentation, Seminar
Genre and Form(s): Fantasy, Fiction, Genre Fiction, Mixed Genre, Science Fiction
Tags: Worldbuilding

About the Session

In this session, we'll discuss the importance of worldbuilding in various formats and genres. We'll examine several key aspects of effective worldbuilding as well as techniques for revealing your created world to your readers. 

Meet the Presenter(s)

Photograph of Tracey Baptiste

Tracey Baptiste is the New York Times bestselling author of Minecraft: The Crash. She is also the author of the popular Jumbies series including The Jumbies, Rise of the Jumbies, and The Jumbies God’s Revenge. She has written several other fiction and nonfiction books for children.