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03/31 Poetry for Novelists with Mark Clements

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Join this exciting class especially for novelists who want to write poetry to improve their work! If you’re writing a novel of any kind—straight genre, mainstream, literary—you can learn a lot from poetry. Really? you ask. What kinds of things? How could poetry possibly help you improve your thriller novel, or mystery, or young adult story? And most importantly…will you have to actually readany poetry? In this class, Mark A. Clements will help you see poetry in...

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04/06 Structure for Memoir with Marni Freedman

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Tired of trying to organize your memoir? Marni’s memoir workshop is for you! Are you writing a memoir? Are you wondering which stories to select and which stories to eliminate to create the most compelling memoir possible? If so, this workshop is for you. In this fun, hands-on, one day workshop Marni will help you to learn: The 9 Structural elements that can help organize and shape your memoir How to sculpt a page-turning story from your real life experiences the...

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03/01 Poetry & Art Series Special Event at Museum of the Living Artist

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On Friday, March 1, Poetry & Art Series 2013 features Fiction International with writers Harold Jaffe, Katie Farris and San Diego’s own Jimmy Jazz.  These renowned authors will read with select Fiction International assistant editors from SDSU.  This arts and culture event takes place in the Museum of the Living Artist, 1439 El Prado, Balboa Park.  Doors open at 6:30 p.m. for treats, refreshments and live music by Nathan Hubbard.  Members are free;...

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04/06 Short Story with Lisa Kessler

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Have a Saturday night date with your creativity! During this four week course, suitable for all skill levels, we’ll study short fiction and story arcs. There will also be homework assignments to fire up your creativity and help make your writing a priority. Feedback and discussion will help you hone your voice and polish your writing craft. Tighten your prose and write short! Lisa Kessler has published multiple short stories in print anthologies and magazines. ...

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03/24 Editing with Jennifer Silva Redmond

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Learn the ins and outs of editing during this one-day workshop! Accomplished editor Jennifer Silva Redmond will explain and demonstrate different types of editing. Learn what a content edit is, what a line edit is, and what exactly a copyeditor does. Whether you are reworking a project, cleaning up a finished book for submission, or planning on self-publication–this workshop is for you. You’ll also learn whether you need an editor–and how to work with...

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