Writing Short: Micro Essay

Presented by Writespace at Writespace, Houston TX

Jun 19 2021
Writing Short: Micro Essay

Generally clocking in at less than 500 words, the micro-essay compresses a true-life story into a dazzling work of art

Micro-essays have it all. Combining the narrative pleasures of fiction, the lyric inventions of poetry, and the resonant truths of non-fiction, the micro-essay is a fusion of some of today’s most popular literary techniques. Generally clocking in at less than 500 words, the micro-essay compresses a true-life story into a dazzling work of art. In this three-hour, generative workshop, the instructor will introduce examples of this explosive new genre and prompt students to draft their own micro-essays in class. Time will be set aside to discuss revision techniques and opportunities for

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ADMISSION INFO

Tickets $45-$70

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

  • Jun 19, 2021 at 01:00 pm - 04:00 pm (Sat)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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PO Box 20722, Houston, TX 77007

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