Wednesday, May 18, 2022 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm Eastern
Essayists considering the possibility of turning their work into a collection face many questions. What order? What structure? Often, the biggest challenge is identifying which essays fit in the book.
However, just as writing an essay is often a process of discovery—unearthing something forgotten or finding something new—grouping essays into a book can also be a journey of discovery. As we shape a collection into a book, we learn something new about ourselves, those around us, or the world we inhabit.
In this webinar, you will learn practical strategies that will help you transform your essays into a book. Using these ideas and tools, you will learn something more about your writing and the larger story of your work.
In this webinar, you will:
Not required for attending, but we suggest having a list of your essay titles at hand during the webinar.
There will be time for a Q & A at the end of the presentation.
This webinar will best serve intermediate to advanced writers:
However, writers looking to organize a collection of other works–such as short stories or an anthology—will certainly glean useful information. Even beginning writers will learn strategies they can carry with them into their writing lives.
All registrants receive a recording.
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Creative Nonfiction’s online writing classes have helped more than 3,000 writers tell their stories better.
I enjoyed reading other peoples work and getting feedback about my own work– the handouts/video links and class lessons were also very informative and relevantly paced to the give structural guidelines.Catherine O’Neill
I enjoyed reading other peoples work and getting feedback about my own work– the handouts/video links and class lessons were also very informative and relevantly paced to the give structural guidelines.
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