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WestportWRITES: Introductory Memoir Writing Workshop

Tue, January 21 @ 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm EST

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An event every week that begins at 12:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tue, February 18

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, January 14-February 18 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.

For more information on Linked in, check out this resource guide put together by the Westport Library Reference Department.

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.

Details

Date:
Tue, January 21
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
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Venue

Room 214, The Westport Library
20 Jesup Road
Westport, CT 06880 United States

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