Saturday, August 17, 2019 • 3:00 – 6:00 pm • $95
Connie Josefs' class, The Way They Were: Writing Believable Characters, and the 4-class series, The Craft of Writing Memoir, are full and registration is closed.
If you would like to be placed on a waiting list for this class or the 4-class series, please call Sandra at 415-927-0960, ext 230.
“I write to discover what I know.” ― Flannery O'Connor How do we get the people we know onto the page? When writing memoir, it’s all too easy to take our characters for granted because we know them. Complexity develops in characters as we discover them, moment by moment. This workshop will provide tools to help memoir writers reach beyond the familiar and craft characters in vivid and memorable detail.
Connie Josefs is a writer, teacher, and writing coach who has worked extensively with writers - particularly older writers - to write and publish their memoirs. She has taught writing at the University of New Mexico, the Taos Writers Conference, and Santa Monica College. She has also been a writer and story analyst for film and television.
The 4-class series,The Craft of Writing Memoir, includes:
Who’s Talking? The Narrator in Memoir Sat Aug 17 10am - 1pm
The Way They Were • Writing Believable Characters in Memoir Sat Aug 17 3pm - 6pm
You Had To Be There • Writing Scene in Memoir Sun Aug 18 10am - 1pm
The Shape of Time in Memoir Sun Aug 18 3pm - 6pm