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Fiction/Narrative Workshop With Bret Anthony Johnston (Adults)
  • When: September 8th, 2014, 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Where: Oeste Classroom at Casa de Luz (1701 Toomey Rd.)
  • Cost: $100 (All proceeds benefit ABC’s free programs for children ages 6-18.)
  • What: In this three-hour seminar for fiction and narrative writers, Bret Anthony Johnston—acclaimed author and Director of Creative Writing at Harvard University—will give a craft talk and lead writing exercises based on participants’ work, which will be submitted to him in advance. (Those who register will be asked to submit up to five pages of a work in progress by August 31st.) Mr. Johnston will also provide written comments on the first page of each work. This workshop will be capped at twenty registrants. Bret Anthony Johnston is the Director of Creative Writing at Harvard University. He is the author of the novel Remember Me Like This and the award-winning short story collection Corpus Christi: Stories. He is also the editor of Naming the World and Other Exercises for the Creative Writer. His work appears in The Atlantic Monthly, Esquire, The Paris Review, Glimmer Train Stories, Virginia Quarterly Review, The Best American Short Stories, and elsewhere. Register here!