Posts Tagged 'Tom Boellstorff'

Storytelling and Worldbuilding in The Force Awakens

Storytelling and Worldbuilding in The Force Awakens

As Star Wars moves forward, it is drawing larger audiences into what the now-apocryphal Expanded Universe (EU) stories have been doing with the world for a long time: expanding the horizons, filling in gaps, and doing the other work necessary for worldbuilding. And here’s the thing: we’ve spent a lot of time studying stories, and not that much time studying worlds.

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