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August 26, 2017

THE ART OF BUILDING GOOD BONES A Workshop on Story Structure in Fiction

ThayerInstructor: Cynthia Thayer
Date: Saturday, August 26
Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: University of Maine Campus, Orono
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $65 | Nonmember $120
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Start: August 26, 2017 10:00 am
End: August 26, 2017 10:00 am

A SLICE OF LIFE A Memoir Writing Workshop

PtacinInstructor: Mira Ptacin
Date:
Saturday, August 26
Time:
10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location:
CCLC, Trescott
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $45 | Nonmember: $100
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Start: August 26, 2017 10:30 am
End: August 26, 2017 10:30 am

FINDING YOUR MYTHIC VOICE A Memoir Workshop

IMG_0859.JPGInstructor: Robert Atkinson
Date: Saturday, August 26
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12 FULL
Fee: MWPA Member $65 | Nonmember $120
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Start: August 26, 2017 10:30 am
End: August 26, 2017 10:30 am

September 12, 2017

THE LONG HAUL: PULLING A NOVEL TO COMPLETION A 10-Week Fiction Workshop

CurrieInstructor: Ron Currie, Jr.
Date: Tuesdays, September 12 to November 14
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
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Start: September 12, 2017 6:00 pm
End: September 12, 2017 6:00 pm

September 14, 2017

LOOKING BACKWARD, MOVING FORWARD A 10-Week Poetry Workshop

PotterInstructor: Dawn Potter
Date: Thursdays, September 14 to November 16
Time: 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $450 | Nonmember $600
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Start: September 14, 2017 6:00 pm
End: September 14, 2017 6:00 pm

September 16, 2017

NOVEL ANATOMY The Secrets Inside Every Novel

CareyInstructor: Lisa Carey
Date:
Saturday, September 16
Time: 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
Location:
USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level:
Open
Maximum Attendees:
12
Fee:
Member: $45 | Nonmember: $100
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Start: September 16, 2017 10:30 am
End: September 16, 2017 10:30 am

September 23, 2017

DON’T SUBMIT—SHARE! How to Manage the Process of Effectively Submitting to Literary Journals

WhitonPresenter: Tanya Whiton
Date: Saturday, September 23
Time: 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Location: York Public Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: Open
Fee: Free
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Start: September 23, 2017 10:30 am
End: September 23, 2017 10:30 am

September 30, 2017

ADVANCED MEMOIR An In-Depth Workshop for Personal Narratives

Peavey (NEW 08:2016)Instructor: Elizabeth Peavey
Date: Saturday, September 30 
Time: 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 9
Fee: MWPA Member $85 | Nonmember $140
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Start: September 30, 2017 10:30 am
End: September 30, 2017 10:30 am

October 7, 2017

MEMORY & STORY A Three-Part Memoir Workshop

Hand ShetterlyInstructor: Susan Hand Shetterly
Date: Saturdays, October 7, 21 & November 4
Time: 10:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Location: Belfast Free Library
Level: Open
Maximum Attendees: 12
Fee: MWPA Member $225 | Nonmember $375
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Start: October 7, 2017 10:30 am
End: October 7, 2017 10:30 am

October 14, 2017

HOW TO MAKE A (GREAT) SCENE A Prose Workshop

AlmondInstructor: Steve Almond
Date: Saturday, October 14
Time: 11:30 AM to 5 PM
Location: USM’s Glickman Library, Portland
Level: Intermediate/Advanced
Maximum Attendees: 20
Fee Member $65 | Nonmember $120
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Start: October 14, 2017 11:30 am
End: October 14, 2017 11:30 am