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LAY IT BARE: The Heart of Personal Narrative

July 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am - July 31, 2016 @ 4:00 pm

This workshop is SOLD OUT.

07/30/2016 – 07/31/2016
10:00am – 4:00pm
Tuition: $165
Total Cost: $165
Minimum Age Level: 16+
Skill Level: All skill levels


The most successful works of memoir, whether books or essays, combine self-imagination, a bare naked heart and a fearless dose of honesty. This workshop will be structured around finding our way into this place. Read excerpts, write, share work, and discuss different methods of non-fiction storytelling. We will investigate ways to unearth material from our lives and learn constructive editing techniques. Our focus together will be generating new work—you’ll likely leave with several fragments and starts, and one longer piece to return to on your own.


July 30, 2016 @ 10:00 am
July 31, 2016 @ 4:00 pm
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Sitka Center for Art & Ecology
56605 Sitka Drive
Otis, OR 97368 United States
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