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September 20, 2018

FINDING YOUR VOICE A 10-Week Memoir & Personal Essay Workshop

ShetterlyInstructor: Caitlin Shetterly
Date: Thursdays, September 20 to November 29
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $450 | Nonmember $600
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: September 20, 2018 6:00 pm
End: September 20, 2018 6:00 pm

September 22, 2018

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

BrooksInstructor: Melanie Brooks
Date:
Saturday, September 22
Time:
10:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $75 | Nonmember: $130
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: September 22, 2018 10:30 am
End: September 22, 2018 10:30 am

September 29, 2018

RE(EN)VISION STRATEGIES A Poetry Revision Workshop

CheneyInstructor: Colin Cheney
Date:
Saturday, September 29
Time:
12:30 PM to 4:30 PM
Location:
University of Maine, Farmington
Level:
Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $50 | Nonmember: $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: September 29, 2018 12:30 pm
End: September 29, 2018 12:30 pm

October 6, 2018

RIVETED Strategies for Writing Compelling Short Stories

PrattInstructor: Bruce Pratt
Date: Saturday, October 6
Time: 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Location: Graves Library, Kennebunkport
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $75 | Nonmember $130
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: October 6, 2018 10:00 am
End: October 6, 2018 10:00 am

IT’S NOT ABOUT YOU Lens and Legwork in Narrative Nonfiction

KevinInstructor: Brian Kevin
Date: Saturday, October 6
Time: 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Camden Opera House
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $55 | Nonmember $110
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: October 6, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 6, 2018 10:30 am

October 13, 2018

SEIZE THE READER Writing for Emotional Impact in Middle Grade and YA Novels

JacobsonInstructor: Jennifer Jacobson
Date: Saturday, October 13
Time: 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $50 | Nonmember $105
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: October 13, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 13, 2018 10:30 am

ADVANCED MEMOIR An In-Depth Workshop for Personal Narratives

PeaveyInstructor: Elizabeth Peavey
Date: Saturday, October 13
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: Bangor Public Library
Level: Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 9
Fee: MWPA Member $85 | Nonmember $140
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: October 13, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 13, 2018 10:30 am

October 20, 2018

AUDIOBOOKS 101 A Presentation for Writers and Small Publishers

CobbPresenters: Michele Cobb & Robin Whitten
Date:
Saturday, October 20
Time:
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
Open
Fee:
Member: $FREE | Nonmember: $5
PRESENTATION INFO

Start: October 20, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 20, 2018 10:30 am

WHO’S TELLING YOUR LIFE STORY? A Workshop on Memoir Narration

Marzano-LesnevichInstructor: Alexandria Marzano-Lesnevich
Date:
Saturday, October 20
Time:
10:30 AM to 5:00 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12 FULL/WAIT LIST ONLY
Fee:
Member: $75 | Nonmember: $130
WORKSHOP INFO

Start: October 20, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 20, 2018 10:30 am

October 27, 2018

SHAKE THINGS UP Reimagining Poetry Revision

KapurInstructor: Kirun Kapur
Date:
Saturday, October 27 
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: October 27, 2018 10:30 am
End: October 27, 2018 10:30 am