Telling Stories in First Person

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Presented by Writespace at Silver Street Studios, Houston TX

Oct 23
Nov 13
Telling Stories in First Person

Explore the fundamental techniques of first-person narration in fiction and creative nonfiction with generative exercises, short lectures, discussion, and critique. All genres welcome.

INSTRUCTOR: Joshua Foster
LEVEL: All Levels
CAP: Limited to 12 Writers

What craft questions do we need to consider when we begin a story with “I”? How do these questions differ from those we have when we tell stories about a main character who is referred to as “he” and “she”? In this workshop, we will explore the fundamental techniques of first-person narration in fiction and creative nonfiction, in addition to other craft elements such as plot, structure, characterization, point-of-view, dialogue, and style. Sessions will include generative writing exercises, short lectures and

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Early-Bird Until October 18th: $160 members, $190 non-members

After October 18th: $190 members, $220 non-members

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Silver Street Studios

2000 Edwards Street Studio 208, Houston, TX 77007


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