How to Write Male Characters

Friday May 26   09:00 PM to 09:45 PM (45 minutes)
Hotell Clarion Gillet - Gillesalen
Writing realistic and believable male characters that don’t fall into the usual stereotypes like the brooding hero weighted down by terrible manpain, the Gary Stu that is just amazingly good at everything, or the middle-aged asshole character who only manages to fall in love with women half his age can be daunting. Kameron Hurley and Ann Leckie, two authors usually lauded for not writing that much about men at all, discuss their best strategies and tips for writing strong male characters.