March, 2014

Classy Talk with Wendy Call: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/28/2014 - 2:22pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Authoring Change: Writing Socially Engaged Nonfiction People should take this class if…  Any of the following are true about you: You are interested in socially engaged writing. You are now or have ever been…

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Classy Talk with Sierra Nelson: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/21/2014 - 4:23pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Creatures of the Sea: Experiments in Poetry & Marine Biology (starting 5/7, Wednesdays 7:10-9:10 p.m.) People should take this class if…  If you are a poet who loves marine biology like me, or a scientist…

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Classy Talk with Emily Warn: Spring 2014

Posted Tue, 3/18/2014 - 10:53am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Introduction to Writing Poetry                    People should take this class if…  They’ve been writing poems on their own for a while and have always wanted…

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Classy Talk with Carolyne Wright: Spring 2014

Posted Wed, 3/12/2014 - 2:24pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Miracles for Breakfast: Writing Like Elizabeth Bishop & Friends People should take this class if… . . . they would like to learn and practice one of the most basic, useful poetic strategies…

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Classy Talk with Anca Szilagyi: Spring 2014

Posted Mon, 3/10/2014 - 10:42am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Intro to the Fiction Workshop People should take this class if… they want to ease into the workshop—a style of class fundamental to many writing schools—learning to comment on others’ work while getting…

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Classy Talk with Christine Hemp: Spring 2014

Posted Mon, 3/10/2014 - 9:46am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?   Trust the Details: Finding the Aha! in your Essay I’m teaching two separate, independent sections — one in March and another at the end of April. People should take this class if… If…

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Classy Talk with Wilson Diehl: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/07/2014 - 4:57pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Your Inner Hero People should take this class if…  You write memoir or essays and are reluctant to think of yourself as the “hero” of your story. Or if you write memoir or…

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Classy Talk with Jane Wong: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/07/2014 - 4:29pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?   “But This, This, This”: Writing the Long Poem People should take this class if…  You love working on a project rather than a single unit. Writing a long poem can be quite rewarding…

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Classy Talk with Kirsten Sundberg Lunstrum: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/07/2014 - 4:27pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  “Just the Basics: Essential Elements of Writing Fiction.” People should take this class if…  If you’ve never written, or you haven’t written in years—or even if you’re accomplished in another genre and are…

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Classy Talk with John Wesley Horton: Spring 2014

Posted Fri, 3/07/2014 - 11:47am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Poems Regarding the Soul People should take this class if…  They’re interested in abstract concepts as inspiration for writing. They want to think about and try to embody big ideas in their work….

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Classy Talk with Bill Carty: Spring 2014

Posted Thu, 3/06/2014 - 5:35pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Time and Poetry — Writing in Four Dimensions People should take this class if… …they have ever found themselves subjected to the pressures of time and the pleasures of poetry! Can your students…

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Classy Talk with Michael Shilling

Posted Thu, 3/06/2014 - 4:08pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? “Plot: It’s Not a Four-Letter Word“ People should take this class if… a) Other people keep reading their work, handing it back, and saying, “This will be better when something happens.” b) You’re…

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Classy Talk with Clare Meeker

Posted Thu, 3/06/2014 - 3:44pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Writing for Children: Intro to Story Structure People should take this class if… you have an idea for a story and want to develop it into a magazine article or a book. It…

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Classy Talk with Nancy Kress

Posted Thu, 3/06/2014 - 2:52pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? The Short Story for Beginners People should take this class if… …you have always wanted to write fiction but somehow never got around to it. Now you have an idea for a story,…

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Classy Talk with Rebecca Agiewich

Posted Wed, 3/05/2014 - 4:06pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Roughing It: A Draft of Your Book in Just 6 Weeks People should take this class if…  There’s a novel or memoir they’re  burning to write but just haven’t been able to complete…

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