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Unfolding Pleasure: The Sentence Experience

"Why should a sequence of words be anything but a pleasure?" Gertrude Stein asks. Good grammar alone does not guarantee great sentences, but conscious choices in diction, syntax and structure do. A sentence is an unfolding experience for the reader, each word producing an effect. This class will teach you how to think about constructing sentences so that they have both an intellectural and emotional impact. Open to writers of all levels. Space is limited and registration is required.

Anais Salibian has a Master's degree in English literature and a Certification in Secondary Education, and has taught high school English and Drama for many years. Her published works are all creative non-fiction. She's currently teaching classes on writing to heal, memoir, essay, and crafting sentences.

This program is hosted by the Arts & Literature Division. Please contact Carol Moldt at 428-8375 or carol.moldt@libraryweb.org for more information on this or other Rochester Writes classes.

Monday, September 24, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Central - Rundel Arts Room
Central Library
  Department - Arts & Literature     Subject - Writing  
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