Writing Intensive Schedule | Spring 2019

Schedule for Saturday, June 8, 2019

NOTE: The presentation style of each workshop is determined by the instructor. Some may include in-class writing exercises and all will provide an opportunity to ask questions.

9:45 to 10:15 a.m.

Registration (FSK Lobby) and Coffee (Mellon Café)

10:15 a.m.

Welcome (Conversation Room)

10:30 to 11:30 a.m.—Session 1

(You will choose your workshop at the event. All workshops are available to all attendees.)

Presenter: Amber Sparks
Workshop: Make It New(er): Shattering Traditional Narrative Structures To Make Way For New Ones
Location: The Mitchell Gallery

OR

Presenter: Aaron Hamburger
Workshop: Going To Extremes: How To Handle Scenes Of Sex, Violence, Drugs, Ecstasy, And Other Intense Experiences
Location: Conversation Room

11:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.—Session 2

(You will choose your workshop at the event. All workshops are available to all attendees.)

Presenter: E. Ethelbert Miller
Workshop: Poetry and Politics: How To Write A Political Poem
Location: The Mitchell Gallery

OR

Presenter: Adam Goodheart
Workshop: Making History
Location: Conversation Room

12:45 to 1:45 p.m.

Lunch, Book Swap, and Question and Answer Forum Facilitated by Laura Oliver and Lynn Auld Schwartz

1:55 to 2:55 p.m.—Session 3

(You will choose your workshop at the event. All workshops are available to all attendees.)

Presenter: Linda Gray Sexton
Workshop: Friend Or Foe: The Impact of Memoir On Family
Location: The Mitchell Gallery

OR

Presenter: Deborah Grosvenor
Workshop: How To Get Published
Location: Conversation Room

3:05 to 3:35 p.m.

Afternoon Coffee, Book Sales, and Specialized Meetup Groups (FSK Lobby)

3:45 to 5 p.m.—Keynote

Eat, Drink And Be Merry: How Writing About Food Helps Us Write About Love And Life (Conversation Room)

5 to 6 p.m.

Wine Reception (Mellon Café)