Humor Writing: Parody

Patrick Wensink

Patrick Wensink is the bestselling author of five books. His most recent novel, Fake Fruit Factory, was named one of the best books of 2015 by NPR. He is a contributor to New York Times, Esquire, Oxford American and others. In 2017, HarperCollins will publish his first children’s book, Go Go Gorillas. He lives in Louisville with his wife and son and fragile ego.


  • Venue:
    The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
  • Time:
    5:15 pm - 7:15 pm
  • Meets On:
        Wednesdays, September 28 - October 19
  • Address:
    251 West Second St.
    Lexington, KY, 40507
  • Cost:
    $60

With Patrick Wensink Wednesdays, September 28-October 19 5:15-7:15 pm $60 This class uses a wide swath of mixed media to teach students how to construct comedy in their fiction and nonfiction. Whether you are looking to build an entire comedic novel or simply add some levity to ease the tension, Funny Pages breaks down comedy so that anyone can understand and thrive. By using class materials like funny books, movies, standup comedy, improv theater techniques, and even Seinfeld, students will leave with a razor sharp understanding of the mechanics of comedy. [ALL LEVELS]

Register NOW for Funny Pages: Humor Writing.