Learn Live: Memoir – Shaping Your Story

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Learn how the fragility of memory can become an art on our online course

Read the course online (PDF)

Memoirs are stories, and stories have shapes. How do you condense a lifetime into 300 pages?

In this online short course biographer Frances Wilson will show you how to edit your experiences to build your narrative arc. Learn how to decide where to begin and where to end, whether to look at your life as a whole or explore the impact of a specific experience, year, month, day or even hour.

This course takes place on Zoom and a link will we will email you a joining link the day before. There will be an opportunity to ask Frances questions during a Q&A and have conversations with your fellow participants in virtual breakout rooms.

This is one of three memoir writing courses. Book for one or as many as you like:

Thursday 29 July - Getting Started

Thursday 5 August – Shaping Your Story

Thursday 12 August - The Art of Remembering

This course takes place on Zoom and we will email you a joining link the day before. There will be an opportunity to ask Frances questions during a Q&A and have conversations with your fellow participants in the virtual breakout rooms.

Live captions will be provided by Stagetext.

Details

Name: Learn Live: Memoir – Shaping Your Story
Where: Online
When: -
Price: Full Price: £20.00
Student: £16.00
Registered Unemployed: £16.00
Disabled: £16.00
Senior (60+): £18.00
Enquiries: +44 (0)1937 546546
boxoffice@bl.uk