Writing Memoir/Writing History- Summer 2022

We need to expand our understanding of memoir; it is actually the writing of history from often ignored points of view. From researching a time period, to fearlessly making use of family letters and other papers, to unfettering your imagination to fill in the blanks, this writing intensive will inspire you to make your memoir more interesting and to take your writing more seriously.

Sallie Bingham is an American author, playwright, poet, teacher, feminist activist, and philanthropist who has taught workshops in memoir at the Carnegie Center, The Taos Writing Center, and other venues over the past ten years. She has published three memoirs, and her next, Little Brother, will be published by Sarabande Books in 2022.

This class is suitable for intermediate levels.

Start Date
Thursday, June 16th
Two day class, online
June 16th - June 17th
10:00am - 3:00pm

Sallie Bingham


We hope to see you soon at the Carnegie Center, home to the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame and writers and readers of all levels.

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