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Explore Creative Non-Fiction: A Three-Part Series

Whether you write memoir or essays or journal articles, apply the craft of story and poetry to your fact-based stories. Engage your reader with compelling characters, dialogue, gesture, action scenes, story line, and sensory and figurative images. We will discuss example stories and engage in skill-building activities. Open to writers of all levels. Space is limited and registration is required.

Marna Rossi, Ph.D, is a workshop leader who helps students become more expressive through storytelling, poetry and drama at Writers & Books and in Monroe County community education programs. She has designed and taught programs for the University of Rochester's Girls' Science, Math, and Computer Camp; the Urban League Teen Program; the YMCA; and church youth programs. She has performed with the Storytelling Guild of Rochester. Rossi has also taught psychology and human development at Nazareth College, MCC, Oswego, and RIT. She is the recipient of the Writers & Books' 2011 Big Pencil Award for inspiring the creation of and appreciation for literature in young people.

This class is hosted by the Arts & Literature Division. All programs are free and open to the public. For more information about this class or other Rochester Writes classes, please contact Carol Moldt at 428-8375 or carol.moldt@libraryweb.org.

Dates & Times:
6:30pm - 8:00pm, Monday, October 15, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm, Monday, October 22, 2018
6:30pm - 8:00pm, Monday, October 29, 2018
Location:
Central - Rundel Arts Room
Campus:
Central Library
Audience:
  Adults  
Categories:
  Department - Arts & Literature     Subject - Writing  

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