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Posts about “Classy Talk”

Classy Talk with Alma Garcia | Fall 2014

Posted Wed, 9/10/2014 - 6:11pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Feeling It: Creating Emotional Depth in Fiction What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from this class? A better understanding of the various—and most natural—ways to access your characters’ emotions,…

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Classy Talk with Samar Abulhassan | Fall 2014

Posted Mon, 9/08/2014 - 1:22pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Lighting the Long Roots: Making Poems of Home What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class?  Startling, fresh networks into long-forgotten chambers of “home.”  Home not as static…

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Classy Talk with Megan Kruse | Fall 2014

Posted Mon, 9/08/2014 - 12:58pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Finding Your Genre What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? Just like we need to work to find the lives that best represent us, so do we…

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Classy Talk with Raymond Fleischmann

Posted Sun, 9/07/2014 - 2:38am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Close Encounters of the Third-Person Kind What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? A more sophisticated understanding of narrative point-of-view. What sorts of writers will you be…

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Classy Talk with Bill Carty | Fall 2014

Posted Sun, 9/07/2014 - 2:33am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Everyday Poets: An Intro to Contemporary Poems What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? How about “one thing” that’s twofold? I hope we will recognize strategies that…

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Classy Talk with Clare Meeker | Fall 2014

Posted Sun, 9/07/2014 - 2:28am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Polishing Your Children’s Book Manuscript What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class?  A polished draft for submission to a publisher. What sorts of writers will you be…

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Classy Talk with Nancy Kress | Fall 2014

Posted Sun, 9/07/2014 - 2:19am by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Fiction Critique What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? The ability to see the essential elements and overall structure of a story—what must be there for fiction…

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Classy Talk with Whitney Otto | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 10:49pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Life in a Teacup What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? Something that will translate into their own writing, whatever they’re working on now—it doesn’t have to…

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Classy Talk with Stephanie Kuehnert | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 10:25pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  The Yearlong Manuscript Class in Young Adult Fiction What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? A complete young-adult novel manuscript! Depending on where they are when they…

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Classy Talk with Elissa Washuta | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 10:14pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? I’m teaching two fall classes: Narrative Momentum in Memoir (a six-week class) and Found Stories and Fake Texts: Literary Artifice (a one-day class). What’s one thing you hope your students will take away…

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Classy Talk with Kirsten Sundberg Lunstrum | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 9:20pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? (please link your class from the website) Story Intensive: Assembling and Polishing Toward a Collection What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? A solid start on a…

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Classy Talk with Jane Wong | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 9:08pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class?  Ending a Poem What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? I hope that students will feel energized by trying out new approaches! Ending a poem can be…

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Classy Talk with Dianne Aprile | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 9:03pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Wandering and Wondering: The Connection between Walking and Writing What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? My hope is that they leave class in a mad dash…

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Classy Talk with Wendy Call | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 8:57pm by  |  Category:

What is the title of your class? Six Keys to Nonfiction Prose What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? A solution to whatever central problem/challenge they are facing in their writing. That’s not part…

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Classy Talk with Carolyne Wright | Fall 2014

Posted Tue, 9/02/2014 - 8:49pm by  |  Category:

What’s the name of your class? Sustaining Wonder: the Art of Narrative Poetry What’s one thing you hope your students will take away from the class? An excitement about telling stories the way Homer, the Beowulf poet, and the Barrett-Brownings…

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