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'''Historical Fiction''' is a genre of fiction focusing on made-up events set in a real time period (usually prior to 1970).
 
'''Historical Fiction''' is a genre of fiction focusing on made-up events set in a real time period (usually prior to 1970).
  
= Forum =
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The historical fiction forum is a place for the history fiction buffs to discuss their writing.
'''Historical Fiction''' is a forum for the history fiction buffs.
 
  
 
== Forum Description ==  
 
== Forum Description ==  
<blockquote>"Taking a trip through time without the benefit of a time machine? Writing alt-history about Napoleon’s underpants? Come here to pick other historical fiction writers’ brains about how to dress your nineteenth century cowboy, or house your prehistoric explorer!" (2015-present)<br>
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<blockquote>"Taking a trip through time without the benefit of a time machine? Writing alt-history about Napoleon's underpants? Come here to pick other historical fiction writers' brains about how to dress your nineteenth century cowboy, or house your prehistoric explorer!" (2015-present)</blockquote>
"Grappling with the realities of 17th century kitchen technology? Need help making realistic dialogue for your pre-Columbian youth? Settle in for chats with your fellow novelists who are doing the time warp." (???-2014)</blockquote>
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<blockquote>"Grappling with the realities of 17th century kitchen technology? Need help making realistic dialogue for your pre-Columbian youth? Settle in for chats with your fellow novelists who are doing the time warp." (???-2014)</blockquote>
  
 
== Topics and Threads ==
 
== Topics and Threads ==
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=== Current Moderators ===
 
=== Current Moderators ===
 
* [[Heather Dudley]] (???-2015-present)
 
* [[Heather Dudley]] (???-2015-present)
* [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/shuriken7 shuriken7] (???-2015-present)
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* The global [[moderator]]s (September 2019-present)
  
 
=== Former Moderators ===
 
=== Former Moderators ===
 
* JupiterStar
 
* JupiterStar
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* [http://nanowrimo.org/participants/shuriken7 shuriken7] (???-2015-September 2019)
  
 
== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
* [http://nanowrimo.org/forums/historical-fiction NaNoWriMo forum for Historical Fiction]
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* [https://forums.nanowrimo.org/c/genres/historical-fiction NaNoWriMo forum for Historical Fiction]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 15:59, 18 May 2020

Historical Fiction is a genre of fiction focusing on made-up events set in a real time period (usually prior to 1970).

The historical fiction forum is a place for the history fiction buffs to discuss their writing.

Forum Description

"Taking a trip through time without the benefit of a time machine? Writing alt-history about Napoleon's underpants? Come here to pick other historical fiction writers' brains about how to dress your nineteenth century cowboy, or house your prehistoric explorer!" (2015-present)

"Grappling with the realities of 17th century kitchen technology? Need help making realistic dialogue for your pre-Columbian youth? Settle in for chats with your fellow novelists who are doing the time warp." (???-2014)

Topics and Threads

  • Sub-genres include: Historical romance (metahistorical romance), historical whodunnit, Holocaust novel, plantation tradition, prehistoric fiction, Regency novel

Moderators

Current Moderators

Former Moderators

  • JupiterStar
  • shuriken7 (???-2015-September 2019)

External Links