Master Class: Writing Your Life Story $300
This is an intensive master class in the art of writing memoir. The instructor will help students' find their own voices, and in the process come closer to creating a unique rendition of their own experiences, turning each life story into something people will want to read. Students will discuss and analyze each other's writing, as well as read selected sections from published memoirs. Please submit 8-10 pages of your own prose to Lewis Frumkes at the Writing Center in order to gain admission to the class.
Thurs. 7:00 - 9:00pm; 3/7 – 3/28 (4 sessions)
Hunter College Campus Schools, 71 East 94th Street
Daphne Merkin is a writer for The New York Times Magazine. She has also had her own cultural column at The New Yorker and is the author of Dreaming of Hitler and Enchantment.