Teen Writers: Join STEM Read for a day of science fiction fun!
Read Annihilation, and then join professional editors and experts for creative writing challenges and feedback opportunities. Participants will leave with a completed a flash fiction story. The day will also include:
- World-building workshops
- Critiques from publishing professionals and NIU Faculty
- Ecology Talk: The Natural World is Trying to Kill You
- Digital Storytelling Activities
- Author talk by Jeff VanderMeer
Book sales and author signing.
About the Book
In a post-apocalyptic world, Area X has been cut off for decades. Eleven expedition groups have gone into Area X and all have suffered horrific consequences. In Annihilation, the first book in the award-winning & best-selling Southern Reach Trilogy, we join the twelfth expedition. The film adaptation, starring Natalie Portman & Gina Rodriguez, is scheduled for release in September 2017.