Nonfiction Writing Classes

  • June 17, 2014

    Nonfiction Writing Group (summer)

    With Neil Chethik.   Join a lively, diverse group of people in exploring nonfiction writing, including personal essays, columns, magazine pieces, and autobiography. This is a chance to limber up as a writer, get feedback from others, and gain confidence in an affirming atmosphere. [ALL LEVELS]

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Tuesdays, June 17 - July 29
    • Time:
      Noon - 1:30 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second Street
      Lexington, KY, 40502
      United States
    • Cost:
      $84
  • July 7, 2014

    Master Class in Nonfiction

    With Jason Howard.  This advanced level class is designed for writers with a firm grounding in the basics of creative nonfiction and personal writing. Participants should be working on a larger project—a memoir or a series of personal essays in a variety of styles. We will examine the forms that memoirs and essays can take, discuss how to structure chapters and essays, learn how to incorporate research into personal writing, as well as focus on issues of metaphor, reflection, language and themes. Participants should expect to perform intense revision on their work. They sho...

    • Venue:
      The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Mondays, July 7 - August 25
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $175