Craft & Publishing Workshops

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Join other writers and experts in the field to learn about topics relating to writing and marketing your work. These interactive workshops  allow you to dig deeper into your work and learn from other committed writers in a collegial setting. (Click on class title for registration information)

Saturdays
On Zoom

Feb 8 – Mar 8, 2021 – Point of View: The Basics and Then Some (4 modules, asynchronous, online)

Feb. 20, 2021 – Photographs as Muse with Christopher Chambers
Explore the possibilities that photographs holds for writers. (For memoir writers, poets, fiction writers, and anyone interested in writing and photography and looking for inspiration and ideas)

Mar. 6, 2021 – “Aboutness:” A Novel’s North Star with Sandra Scofield (Masterclass)
Examine and refine your novel’s “aboutness.” Pre-workshop assignment and brief in-class presentation required. Register early. Class size is limited to 8 participants.

Apr. 11, 2021 – What’s the Plot? Harnessing Dramatic Structure for Any Genre with Jeff Pfeiffer
Craft a successfully working, dynamic story by understanding dramatic plot structure.

May 1, 2021 – Writer’s Road Trip: A Moveable Feast of Story with Patricia MacNair
Look closely at the journey structure in literary models and embark on our own draft via an extended writing activity