You’ve Got A Story to Tell Memoir Class

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February 5 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 6:30pm on Tuesday, repeating until March 6, 2019

Location: Curtis Gallery

You’ve Got A Story To Tell is designed to foster a person’s desire to write the stories of their life.  The weekly meetings will consist of in-class writing exercises and homework that will be shared among participants.  Topics discussed in class will include the differences between memoir, personal essay and autobiography; the use of sensory and active words; the use of time-lines, flashbacks; and the choice of distant or close 1st person narration to enhance their storyline. At the end of the 6-week session, students will present a writing of their own to a peer-review critique.  Proper manuscript preparation and constructive editing techniques will be addressed.  This class is open to all writing levels.

Details

Date:
February 5
Time:
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Venue

Curtis Gallery
151 Main Street
New Canaan, CT 06840 United States
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Phone:
2035945003