The art of powerful storytelling
Called the “Prophet of Dystopia,” Margaret Atwood is one of the most influential literary voices of our generation. In her first-ever online class, the author of The Handmaid’s Tale teaches how she crafts compelling stories—from historical to speculative fiction—that remain timeless and relevant. Explore Margaret’s creative process for developing ideas into novels with strong structures and nuanced characters.
Analyzing literary classics and her own work, Margaret demonstrates her approach to crafting complex dystopias.
A downloadable workbook accompanies the class with lesson recaps, assignments, and supplemental materials.