Telling Life Stories [Susan Meyers]
Introductory/Intermediate. How will you tell your life story? Personal writing is an exciting area to explore, and this class offers you multiple approaches to digging into your life and writing about your experiences—and the world around you. From memoir to lyricism, nature writing to travel writing, we’ll explore our stories and voices in the company of contemporary authors like David Sedaris, Eula Biss, Annie Dillard, and David Foster Wallace while trying out several short, inspirational assignments to get you underway.