Fractured Fairytales: Do Classic Fairy-tale Adaptations Have a Place in YA Horror?

GEEK: Horror (Ogeechee)

Saturday October 19, 2019 - 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

Modernizing fairy-tales can be more challenging than it seems. How do fractured fairy-tales transform YA fiction, making scenarios of Brothers Grimm-quality more accessible to modern readers? This panel discusses the darker side of fairy-tales and their potential reach. Do you like your fairy-tales with twist? Who is your favorite fairy-tale bad guy?