Memoir III


Make significant progress on your memoir draft in this workshop where you refine structure, theme, and honing the author's unique voice.

Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Develop a structured regimen to carry you through to completion of your project
  • Develop self-editing techniques to help you refine and rewrite your work
  • Make considerable progress on your project in a supportive, motivating environment

About this course:

Designed for serious writers with at least 50 pages of their memoir, this workshop offers a structured writing environment to generate new material and ongoing critique. Issues of structure, theme, and honing the author's unique voice are emphasized. You will develop self-editing techniques and participate in intensive workshopping. The course goal is to produce a substantial portion of your memoir.

WRITING X 423.2 Memoir II or comparable workshop experience.

Summer 2022 Schedule

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This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Liz Stephens
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Enrollment limited to 15 students.

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible. 

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 13, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr
(Optional) Book: How to Write a Book Proposal by Michael Larsen

Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.
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