Doing Diversity in Writing

DDW - S2 Ep10 - Naming Our Fictional Characters

March 23, 2022

In this episode of Doing Diversity in Writing, we—Bethany and Mariëlle—talk about naming our fictional characters. 


What we talked about

  • General things to look out for when picking our characters’ names
  • All the different aspects that might influence which names make sense for your characters
  • Where to look for names
  • How to verify whether these names are appropriate for your characters or not

(Re)sources mentioned on the show


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