Finding Your Unique Voice

WRITING X 461.15E
Learn to listen for your own writing voice and complete exercises that help it emerge.
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Classroom
Starting at $269.00
2 days
1.5 Credits

What you can learn.

  • Respond to writing prompts that trigger your unique writing voice
  • Dissolve blocks that prevent you from getting words on the page
  • Tap into the creativity waiting inside you
  • Read and study published writing to determine what makes a voice and style effective

About this course:

Just as every human being has a unique personality, every writer has--potentially--a unique voice through which his/her vision may be best expressed. Designed to help beginning and established writers discover/develop that voice, this workshop includes exercises to discover personal patterns of diction and imagery, dissolve blocks, recover lost memories, tap into the individual wellsprings of creativity, and explore personal mythologies. You also study selected writers to determine what constitutes a "style" and read student works in a supportive atmosphere. Through active and playful class participation, you learn how to listen for your own writing voice and let it emerge.

Fall 2018 Schedule

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Available
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Sunday, Saturday 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Maria Amparo Escandon
363020
Fee:
$269.00
80 days left. Enroll by Nov 2, 2018
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Notes

Enrollment limited to 20 students. No refund after November 2, 2018.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after November 2, 2018
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Discussion
Sat Nov 3, 2018
9:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2278
Discussion
Sun Nov 4, 2018
9:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA
School of Public Affairs Bldg. 2278

Contact Us

Speak to a program representative. Hours: Mon-Fri, 8am-5pm.

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