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Memoir Writing Workshop

March 16 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 10:30am on day Third of the month, repeating until June 20, 2019



Bridgeport Public Library History Center, 925 Broad Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604 United States


Memoir Writing Workshop
Time: Third Saturday of every month, 10:30-12:00 PM
Location: Burroughs-Saden Library, History Center,
925 Broad St.
Contact: 203-576-7400, #7

Writer and published author Brian Hoover leads the class which will include free form writing exercises and an exploration of the nature of memoirs, and examining voice and perspective. Drop in any month.

The History Center has sponsored a Bridgeport Memoir Writing Class since 2002. Our class has continued to write about memories not only of Bridgeport, but about the stories that we find have linked our lives. We all have shared landscapes of memories, common experiences in daily life. Newcomers are welcome. Please join us!

Brian Hoover is a writer and teacher whose work has appeared in You: An Anthology of Essays Devoted to the Second Person, The Normal School, and other literary venues. He holds an MFA in Creative Nonfiction from Fairfield University, where he teaches courses in the English department and the Honors program.

Details

Date:
March 16
Time:
10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://bportlibrary.org/hc/events/memoir-writing-workshop-2018-10-20/

Organizer

Bridgeport History Center
Phone:
203-576-7400, #7
Website:
http://bportlibrary.org/hc

Venue

Bridgeport Public Library History Center
925 Broad Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604 United States
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Phone:
203-576-7400, #7
Website:
http://bportlibrary.org/hc

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