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Hollywood Comedy Writers Talk About Their Craft

Oct. 29, 2012


The comedy writing team of Peter Desberg and Jeffrey Davis will present a free Nov. 5 lecture, "Show Me the Funny! Creating Comedy in Real Time and Overcoming Pitch Panic," at Cal State Fullerton.


Monday, Nov. 5
7:30 to 9:30 p.m.


Mihaylo Hall, Room 1406
Cal State Fullerton
800 N. State College Blvd., Fullerton, 92831


Cal State Fullerton's Radio/TV/Film Department


In the research for their book, "Show Me the Funny! At the Writers' Table With Hollywood's Top Comedy Writers," the authors focus on results obtained from 27 comedy writers who described how they work at developing characters, conflict and story within the arc of an interview.

More Info:

Ed Fink, chair and professor of radio/TV/film, 657-278-5399.


$2 per hour or $8 for a daily permit. Details are available online.

Media Contact:

Valerie Orleans, 657-278-4540

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