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Adult Writing Workshop: Collage: Storytelling, One Fragment at a Time

  Adult Writing Workshop: Collage: Storytelling, One Fragment at a Time

MONDAY, APRIL 22 Collage: Storytelling, One Fragment at a Time Instructor: Lisa Lopez Snyder Much like a visual cut-and-paste collage, literary collage is a fun and unusual way to tell a story. Collage uses short semi-linked vignettes to make a distinctive stamp on a story, whether fiction or nonfiction. Writers like Joyce Carol Oates and […]

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Writing Master Class: Pick the Brain of a Well-Established Author and Plan Your Writing Attack!

  Writing Master Class: Pick the Brain of a Well-Established Author and Plan Your Writing Attack!

SATURDAY, APRIL 20 Pick the Brain of a Well-Established Author and Plan Your Writing Attack! Instructor: Robin Yocum You want to write a novel, but you’re uncertain how to start, worried that you won’t be able to finish, or confused on how to get your finished product into print. Don’t worry. Every writer who has […]

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Adult Writing Workshop: Writing Your Children’s Book

  Adult Writing Workshop: Writing Your Children’s Book

MONDAY, APRIL 15 Writing Your Children’s Book Instructor: Andra Gillum Do you dream of writing a children’s book? Maybe you have lots of great ideas, but don’t know where to start. It’s time to stop dreaming, and get to work. Andra has published three children’s picture books. She will share her experiences about storylines, manuscripts, […]

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Adult Writing Workshop: Crafting the Personal Essay

  Adult Writing Workshop: Crafting the Personal Essay

MONDAY, APRIL 8 Crafting the Personal Essay Instructor: Lisa Lopez Snyder Are you looking for ways to transform your memories on to the page? Memory is an evocative thing, and in some cases, a ceaseless tyrant. The personal essay is a powerful way to explore these ideas more deeply to create a compelling narrative. In […]

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Thurber House Presents Cathy Guisewite: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Cathy Guisewite: Evenings with Authors

Cathy Guisewite is the creator of the Cathy comic strip, which ran in nearly 1,400 newspapers for thirty-four years. The strips have been compiled into more than twenty books, and earned Guisewite the National Cartoonists Society Reuben Award in 1992 and an Emmy Award for Outstanding Animated Program for the TV special of Cathy in […]

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Thurber House Presents Diane Les Becquets: Evenings with Authors

  Thurber House Presents Diane Les Becquets: Evenings with Authors

Diane Les Becquets is the author of the national bestselling and award-winning novel Breaking Wild. She will talk about her riveting new novel, The Last Woman in the Forest. Marian Engström has found her true calling: working with rescue dogs to help protect endangered wildlife. On her first assignment, she falls in love with her […]

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Wil Haygood at Columbus State

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Wil Haygood at Columbus State

Best-selling author and journalist Wil Haygood to speak at Columbus State September 21st Award-winning author and journalist Wil Haygood will speak on the Columbus State Community College campus about his new book “Tigerland 1968-1969: A City Divided, a Nation Torn Apart, and a Magical Season of Healing.” The book, from Penguin Random House, will be […]

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Tour dozens of apartments, condos and homes on Sunday, May 5th during the sixth annual Urban Living Tour!

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