WestportWRITES: Introductory Memoir Writing Workshop

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Repeats every week until Tue Oct 29 2019 except Tue Oct 08 2019.
Tuesday, Sep 17, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday, Sep 24, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday, Oct 1, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday, Oct 15, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday, Oct 22, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Tuesday, Oct 29, 2019 12:30 PM - 2:30 PM

Mary-Lou Weisman

Are you a  beginning writer who wants to improve your craft? Mary-Lou Weisman, bestselling author, personal essayist and memoir writer, offers a six-session workshop that includes instruction, writing exercises, collaboration and development of your own work. The six sessions will be Tuesdays, September 17 -October 29, except October 8 from 12:30-2:30 pm in Room 214. Register online; limited to 10 participants. Materials fee, $15. Note: Participants must have computers and be able to send and receive emails and print out documents. Because there is usually a waiting list, acceptance is contingent on your intention to attend all classes.

This course is intended for beginning writers.

If you are interested in her Advanced Writing Workshop, click here.

Weisman has written three memoirs (Intensive Care and Traveling While Married); a biography (Al Jaffee's Mad Life); a bestselling humor book (My Middle-aged Baby Book.); and her newest Playing House in Provence. As an adjunct professor, she has taught writing, both memoir and personal essay, at The New School, New York University, Manhattanville College, and at both Westport and Norwalk Continuing Education programs.

Room 215
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