Revision & Grammar

  • February 21, 2018

    Revision

    With Lisa Hanberg, author of over twenty traditionally and self-published fiction and nonfiction books. 2017 Man Booker Prize winner George Saunders has said that revision is an act of love. To produce their best work, writers must learn the art and science of revision. During this hands-on workshop, participants will use tried and true checklists to improve writing clarity (the science). They will then explore and practice ways to hone and polish words, phrases, sentences, paragraphs, scenes, and chapters into something beautiful (the art). [ALL LEVELS] Register now ...

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Wednesdays, February 21 - March 7
    • Time:
      5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
      USA
    • Cost:
      $42
  • February 27, 2018

    Line-Editing for Style

    With Tiffany Reisz. Without knowing the author, every reader can recognize a difference between Faulkner's prose and Hemingway's. What's the difference? Style! Join international bestselling author Tiffany Reisz for a deep dive into the elements of style--word choice, syntax, metaphorical language, and sentence structure. Start with a lump of coal. Leave with a diamond. Bring your own prose to polish every class. Register now for Line-Editing for Style.

    • Venue:
      Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
    • Meets On:
          Tuesdays, February 27 - March 20
    • Time:
      6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    • Address:
      251 West Second St.
      Lexington, KY, 40507
    • Cost:
      $48