New Podcast Up: Hidden Characters In Alexandria

Podcast CoverIn this episode we discuss an interesting point of characterization we like to call “hidden characterization”. This is a kind of dramatic irony where the character’s actions do not match up with their external motivation for doing the action. It has been used infrequently in fiction and in television as in novels such as “The Great Gatsby” and as recently as season one of “The Walking Dead”. We also discuss the final episode of season 5 of “The Walking Dead”, but we don’t pull any punches or knife stabs to the cranium. It’s full of spoilers, but we warn listeners repeatedly before discussion….and if you haven’t seen the final episode by now, then shame on you.

Find the episode here.

Published by Roger Colby, Novelist, Editor

Roger Colby is a novelist and teacher who has taught English for nearly two decades. He is also an avid reader of science fiction who feels, like many other sci-fi readers, that he has read everything. He writes science fiction for the reader who is looking for the next best thing, something to excite them into reading again. This blog is his journey as a writer and his musings about writing. He also edits manuscripts for a fee and is an expert at helping you reach your full potential as a writer.

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