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A night at Barnes & Noble – Santa Monica

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Barnes and Noble book panel - May 19Following our book panel and signing at Barnes & Noble on Wed., May 19 (for Write Your Way Into Animation and Games), from left to right: Jeannie, who was good enough to buy a book; contributing author Carolyn Miller; yours truly (contributing author Terry Borst); our moderator Susan Spohr; and contributing author Jean Ann Wright. Thanks to all who attended(and thanks to B&N staff)!


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May 21, 2010 at 2:20 am

Santa Monica Barnes & Noble Book Panel May 19

I’ll be onWrite Your Way into Animation and Games cover a discussion panel and signing books to celebrate the publication of Write Your Way into Animation and Games (which I’ve contributed chapters to) at the 3rd Street Promenade Barnes & Noble in Santa Monica, on May 19, 7pm.

Joining me on the panel will be fellow WGA member (and my talented and esteemed wife) Carolyn Handler Miller, and animation writer Jean Ann Wright. We’ll be discussing strategies for writers and screenwriters to enter the burgeoning worlds of animation and interactive media (including videogames), and challenges that writers will face in these arenas. Read the rest of this entry »

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May 5, 2010 at 6:28 am

Listen to ‘Cinemascope’ radio program

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Even if you missed the live broadcast of my solo guest shot on KSFR-FM’s half-hour ‘Cinemascope’, you can listen here to the audio recording. Just click on the embedded MP3 link to stream the interview. Topics include my new book, an upcoming screenwriting seminar I’m teaching for the Film Program at Santa Fe Community College, and the role of screenwriting in the 21st century.

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March 28, 2010 at 2:47 am

On KSFR-FM’s Cinemascope Fri., March 26

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KSFR Cinemascope hostsI’ll be the sole guest on the half-hour radio program ‘Cinemascope‘, broadcast by Santa Fe’s KSFR-FM, on Friday, March 26 at 6:30pm (Mountain time).

You can stream the show live, even if you’re outside the broadcast area.

The topics include discussion of my new book End to End Game Development; the nature of screenwriting in the 21st century; and the weekend seminar I’ll be teaching for the Santa Fe Community College Film Program in mid-April.

Listen live if you can; I’ll do my best to make an MP3 recording of the broadcast available in the near future.

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March 25, 2010 at 6:13 pm

Speaking at UNM ArtsLab April 2

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End to End Game Development coverI’ll be speaking at the University of New Mexico’s ArtsLab Friday, April 2 at noon, as part of their ongoing Digital Lunch series.

The topic will be my new book End to End Game Development, published by Focal Press.  I plan to offer a quick sampling of serious game output, and discuss some of the unique issues faced by developers of serious games, persuasive games and simulations.

If you find yourself in Albuquerque on that date, please come!

Written by tborst

March 23, 2010 at 11:57 pm

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