WestportWRITES: Introductory Non-Fiction Writing Workshop

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Repeats every week until Thu Nov 16 2017 except Thu Oct 26 2017.
Thursday, Oct 5, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, Oct 12, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, Nov 2, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, Nov 9, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 PM
Thursday, Nov 16, 2017 1:15 PM - 2:45 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 Thursdays, October 5, 12 & 19; November 2, 9 &16 from 1:15-2:45 pm in the Seminar Room. 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.

Click here to register.

Note: This course is intended for beginning writers.

Weisman has written two memoirs (Intensive Care and Traveling While Married); a biography (Al Jaffee's Mad Life); and a bestselling humor book (My Middle-aged Baby Book.) 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.

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

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