Writing What's Real: Creative Nonfiction - TUESDAY Montclair

  • Creative Writing
St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 73 S Fullerton Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042, USA
Apr 23 2019
Jun 25 2019
Instructor: Lisa Romeo
$360.00 $185.00

For 5 remaining sessions $185.00

  1. Sun 
  2. Mon 
  3. Tue7:00 - 9:00 pm
  4. Wed 
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  7. Sat 

Class dates

04/23/2019, 04/30/2019, 05/07/2019, 05/14/2019, 05/21/2019, 05/28/2019, 06/04/2019, 06/11/2019, 06/18/2019, 06/25/2019

Description

Explore the multi-faceted genre of creative nonfiction, which encompasses writing about real events, from your personal past to the world at large. Learn about the many possible forms and styles, and write your own short pieces, transforming true stories into compelling literary works. Several categories, including personal essay, memoir, feature articles, reviews/criticism, travel, humor, and nonfiction narratives. Review published examples, get craft instruction, and learn to bring techniques and skills of storytelling to the nonfiction page, including dialogue, character development, narrative arc, scene building, and telling details. Stretch your writing muscles with weekly assignments and receive private instructor feedback. Work with prompts, get reading suggestions, and enjoy in-class discussions.

Restrictions

Participants must currently be 19 years or older.

Program enrollment capacity

Minimum: 4

Maximum: 12

Registration period

Registration starts on 03/01/2019 and ends on 05/14/2019.

Location

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 73 S Fullerton Ave, Montclair, NJ 07042, USA
Program is frozen.