Constructing the Consummate Thriller: Greg Mosse & Ragnar Jónasson
Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 13:00-14:00
Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Session No: 241
Everyone loves a thriller, but with our insatiable appetite for the genre how do authors continue to enthral us, conjuring up fresh and ever more fiendish and complex plots to keep us guessing to the very end? What is the trick to building suspense with a sense of impending peril propelling us towards the finale? Join two experts in the craft as they reveal their inspirations and how they nail their narrative.
Top Nordic noir author Ragnar Jónasson has thrilled millions with his bestselling Dark Iceland series. Greg Mosse is a novelist, theatre director, playwright and renowned creative writing tutor, skilled in the art of drama. His first thriller is The Coming Darkness.
This session is moderated by Brandy Scott
As you plan your day at the Festival, please take into consideration that it takes between 30-60 mins to commute between the Intercontinental, Festival City and Mohammed Bin Rashid Library.