• Investigating the Anthology Series

    Anthology writers on the challenges and opportunities in the genre-forward medium.

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    The Man Who Fell to Earth's Jenny Lumet & Alex Kurtzman on reimagining the ’70s film for Showtime.

  • History Regained

    Soo Hugh on Pachinko, her epic series about a Korean family in colonialist Japan.

  • Writing About LGBTQ+ Migrants and Refugees

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