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Writing Life Stories Group C

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CourseGraphic Why write our own stories? Memoir writing may help us document our experiences, revisit old memories, remember the people who have made a difference in our lives, and reflect on past times from our present perspective. It can even be a collection of personal essays that are conversational, loosely structured, and that strive toward candor and self-disclosure. Every week we will have an opportunity to present our creative non-fiction to like-minded writers and to give and receive constructive feedback. A list of helpful textbooks, memoirs, and writing resources will be provided. Whether beginners or experienced writers, we can help each other tackle the questions of how to organize our writing, what to include and what to leave out, and what style to follow We will also polish our writing skills by drawing from a wide variety of resources dealing with the genre. If you ever wished to try your hand at writing compelling, real-life stories or reflective personal essays, this is your chance.

Class Details

14 Sessions
Weekly - Mon

Wieboldt Hall

MultipleInstructor :
1.Steve Meiss2.Janet Piper Voss 



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
9/9/2019 - 12/9/2019 Weekly - Mon 1:15 PM - 3:15 PM Chicago, Wieboldt Hall  Map Janet Piper Voss  ; Steve Meiss  ClassRoom