Comedy Writing Techniques, referencing Sue Townsend

Scene elements of comedyThe link below will open the presentation that we created for a workshop using the Sue Townsend archive at Leicester University, showing how she used comedy techniques in her novels.

Many thanks to the Sue Townsend estate for permission to include copies of material from the archive.
Sue Townsend comedy workshop

You might also like to see some presentations that we used for a workshop at Cymera, Scotland’s festival of science fiction, fantasy and horror.

Character and structure elements of comedy

Scene elements of comedy