Conrad van Dyk

Should Writers Listen to Strunk and White?

A Talk by Conrad van Dyk (Founder, The Nature of Writing)

About this Talk

"The Elements of Style," perhaps the most famous writing manual ever, includes a pithy recommendation: "Omit needless words." But should you adopt a minimalist writing style? We'll consider this question by looking at a range of examples drawn primarily from the realm of children's literature.

13 March 2021, 06:00 PM

06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

About The Speakers

Conrad van Dyk

Conrad van Dyk

Founder, The Nature of Writing

Professor of English, Founder of The Nature of Writing.