Martha's Vineyard Calendar Virtual: Memoir Boot Camp Writing Workshop with Laurie Lindeen
Martha's Vineyard Calendar

Virtual: Memoir Boot Camp Writing Workshop with Laurie Lindeen


Are there specific times in your life that you’ve always wanted to write about? Marriage? Career? Parenting? Parents? Childhood? Travel Education? Aging? Illness? Your wild youth? Your life as a…? Have people often said to you, “You should write a book”?

This 4-week mid-winter Tuesday evening writers’ workshop open to all levels and all genres will provide the time, the toolkit, and the guidance that includes writing prompts, workshopping, reading samples, instructor feedback, creative breakthroughs, and a few laughs! Join memoirist and essayist Laurie Lindeen (author of the memoir Petal Pusher).

Laurie Lindeen is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir Petal Pusher (Atria,’07) chronicling her years as the founding member of the all-women indie rock band Zuzu’s Petals. She also wrote the widely shared New York Times essay “Johnny Goes to College”(8/25/17). Her writing has also appeared in The Huffington Post, as well as in anthologies, newspapers, magazines, and in literary publications. After teaching creative writing and literature at the University of St. Thomas, she recently moved back to Martha’s Vineyard after a 30-year hiatus in Minneapolis and currently teaches English at the Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School.

Tuesday, February 13 at 6:00pm to 7:30pm

Virtual Event
Event Type

Arts & Artisans, Books & Poetry, Classes & Instruction

Website

https://www.featherstoneart.org/writi...

Cost

$275 for 4-week workshop

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