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January 22, 2019

COMPELLING CHARACTERS, COMPELLING FICTION A 10-Week Crime Fiction Workshop

CassInstructor: Richard Cass
Date: Tuesdays, January 22 – March 26
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $455 | Nonmember $605
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 22, 2019 6:00 pm
End: January 22, 2019 6:00 pm

January 23, 2019

STRUCTURE AND CLOSURE A 10-Week Memoir Workshop

BrittInstructor: Ryan Britt
Date: Wednesdays, January 23 – March 27
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $455 | Nonmember $605
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 23, 2019 6:00 pm
End: January 23, 2019 6:00 pm

January 24, 2019

INTENTIONAL ACCIDENTS: INTERPLAY BETWEEN FREE-VERSE AND FORM A 10-Week Poetry Workshop

MarvinInstructor: Cate Marvin
Date: Thursdays, January 24 – March 28
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $455 | Nonmember $605
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 24, 2019 6:00 pm
End: January 24, 2019 6:00 pm

January 26, 2019

BEING THERE Defining Sense of Place, Deepening Story

WhitonInstructor: Tanya Whiton
Date:
Saturday, January 26 
Time: 
10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $50 | Nonmember: $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 26, 2019 10:30 am
End: January 26, 2019 10:30 am

NOVEL 101 A Presentation on the Essential Elements of Writing a Novel

ThayerPresenter: Cynthia Thayer
Date:
Saturday, January 26
Time: 
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location:
Belfast Free Library
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: FREE | Nonmember: $5
PRESENTATION INFO

Start: January 26, 2019 10:30 am
End: January 26, 2019 10:30 am

HOW TO FRAME A LIFE A Workshop on Structure in Memoir

PeaveyInstructor: Elizabeth Peavey
Date:
Saturday, January 26
Time: 
10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $70 | Nonmember: $125
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: January 26, 2019 10:30 am
End: January 26, 2019 10:30 am

February 2, 2019

ILLUMINATED An Autobiographical Poetry Workshop

Craig Author Photo TTA ColorInstructor: Craig Morgan Teicher
Date:
Saturday, February 2 
Time: 
10:30 AM to 1:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $45 | Nonmember: $100
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 2, 2019 10:30 am
End: February 2, 2019 10:30 am

February 9, 2019

REACHING NEW HEIGHTS A Two-Session Poetry Master Class

GreenbergInstructor: Arielle Greenberg
Date:
Saturdays, February 9 & March 2
Time: 
9:30 AM to 2:30 PM & 9:30 AM to 1:30 PM 
Location:
Online
Level:
Advanced
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $115 | Nonmember: $170
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 9, 2019 8:00 am
End: February 9, 2019 8:00 am

BOTH INTIMATE & UNIVERSAL A Historical Fiction Workshop

KamaliInstructor: Marjan Kamali
Date: Saturday, February 9
Time: 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Location: Graves Library, Kennebunkport
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: Member: $50 | Nonmember: $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 9, 2019 10:00 am
End: February 9, 2019 10:00 am

COME A LITTLE BIT CLOSER Crafting Memoir Scenes that Invite Readers Into the Moment

BrooksInstructor: Melanie Brooks
Date:
Saturday, February 9 
Time: 
10:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:
Belfast Free Library
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $75 | Nonmember: $130
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: February 9, 2019 10:30 am
End: February 9, 2019 10:30 am