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Writing the Fictionalized Memoir

All Levels | Are you struggling to tell your personal story in a dramatic and entertaining way, or understand what the book-worthy story really is? Infusing your real-life experiences with fiction can free you to explore all of the storytelling possibilities. We’ll focus on creating a container for your story and a character arc for your narrator with lots of scene-building exercises. You’ll walk away with a better understanding of how to marry memoir and fiction throughout your book.

Beginning Fall 2021, we will be adding select in-person classes back to our course catalog. The majority of our classes will still be offered via Zoom.

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Instructor: Jennifer Haupt

Class Type: 2 Sessions

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Term: Winter 2022

Start Date: 01/19/2022

End Date: 01/26/2022

Days of the Week: Wednesday

Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm PST

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Jennifer Haupt

Jennifer Haupt's essays have been published in O, The Oprah Magazine, The Rumpus, Spirituality & Health, The Sun and elsewhere. Her debut novel, In the Shadow of 10,000 Hills, was published in April 2018, and she is currently working on an autobiographical novel that takes place in Haiti. She teaches at workshops around the country.

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