Advanced Memoir and Personal Essay
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Are you familiar with the fundamentals of crafting memoir and personal essay and seek to fine-tune your craft? Is there a manuscript collecting dust on your shelf that could use revision, or a new manuscript you’d like the incentive to begin?
Are you familiar with the fundamentals of crafting memoirs and personal essays and seek to fine-tune your craft? Is there a manuscript collecting dust on your shelf that could use some fresh revision, or a new manuscript you’d like the incentive to begin? If so, this workshop is for you!
We will begin the first two sessions with mini-lessons on various craft elements as they relate to the genres of memoir and personal essay–point of view, imagery, details, diction, syntax, tone, theme, as well as linear and non-linear form/structures. Then, we’ll break into small groups and work with ourView more
TIME: Four Sundays, August 19th, August 26th, skip Labor Day weekend, September 9th, September 16th, 3-6 PM
PRICE: Early-Bird until Tuesday, August 14th: $150 for members, $180 for non-members; After Tuesday, August 14th: $180 for members, $210 for non-members
CAP: Limited to 10 Writers
2000 Edwards St. #208, Houston, TX 77007