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Dive Into Creative Nonfiction

Offered through Story Circle Online

Meets weekly 4/12-5/10
Learn the fundamentals of the creative nonfiction genre. Over four weeks, we’ll use weekly readings and writing prompts to study what makes successful creative nonfiction essays tick and how to produce your own essays in this genre. Let’s create some creative nonfiction together! Receive feedback from your instructor and peers.

Topics include: Exploring the forms and boundaries of the creative nonfiction genre; brainstorming for writable ideas; plotting your story structure; conducting research; and bringing it all together with effective writing craft. Expect to write 2-3 pages weekly for in-class discussion. At conclusion of the workshop, participants may submit up to 1500 words for instructor feedback.

When: This 4-week workshop meets Thursday mornings, 10-12pm Central, from April 12 to May 10
Where: Online (Zoom)
Fees: SCN Member: $128.00, non-Member: $160.00

Dive Into Creative Nonfiction

Presented by Arts+Literature Laboratory

Meets 4/13 to 5/4
In this four-part workshop, we’ll use weekly readings and writing prompts to study what makes successful creative nonfiction essays tick and how to produce your own essays in this genre. Topics include: Brainstorming for writable ideas, plotting your narrative arc, conducting research, and bringing it all together with effective storycraft. Let’s create some creative nonfiction together! Expect to write 2-3 pages weekly for in-class discussion. At conclusion of the workshop, participants may submit up to 1500 words for instructor feedback.

When:This 4-week workshop meets Tuesday evenings 6-8pm from April 13 to May 4.
Where: Online (Zoom)
Fees: Early Bird $112 (until 3/16). After 3/16 $125. Special Member Price $92

Proceeds from this workshop will help fund Arts+Literature Laboratory’s Capital Campaign.

FIRST MONDAY, FIRST PERSON, ONLINE FOR NOW

Join us on the first Monday of every month ONLINE until the COVID19 pandemic restrictions are lifted.

FREE

Our memories are too important to let a global pandemic get in the way of preserving and sharing them. Until the libraries open again, we will meet online. Prep your own light refreshments and stories and settle in at your computer, iPad or smartphone. Share and critique writing in the first person with like-minded people. Sign up on arrival to read on a first-come, first-served basis, and receive group feedback. Listeners welcome as well as readers.

When: First Monday of every month, 6-8pm

Where: Join me via my Zoom platform. Here’s the link for 2021 salons: https://zoom.us/j/399127706

No advance registration required.

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