Memoir III


Make significant progress on your memoir draft in this workshop where you refine structure, theme, and honing the author's unique voice.

Starting at $695.00
As few as 10 weeks

What you can learn.

  • Develop a structured regimen to carry you through to completion of your project
  • Develop self-editing techniques to help you refine and rewrite your work
  • Make considerable progress on your project in a supportive, motivating environment

About this course:

Designed for serious writers with at least 50 pages of their memoir, this workshop offers a structured writing environment to generate new material and ongoing critique. Issues of structure, theme, and honing the author's unique voice are emphasized. You will develop self-editing techniques and participate in intensive workshopping. The course goal is to produce a substantial portion of your memoir.

WRITING X 423.2 Memoir II or comparable workshop experience.

Summer 2022 Schedule

Date & Time
This section has no set meeting times.
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Instructor: Liz Stephens
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ENROLL BY: Jun 29, 2022
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Enrollment limited to 15 students. Internet access required. 

This online course is conducted through Canvas, a secure website that allows students to log in to access lectures, discussions, and other course materials on demand. There are no required class meetings. Each course is structured with weekly assignments and deadlines. Lectures and coursework are accessible throughout the week. Workshops are conducted in writing via discussion boards with your instructor and classmates.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 13, 2022
Course Requirements
Book: The Art of Memoir by Mary Karr
(Optional) Book: How to Write a Book Proposal by Michael Larsen

Internet access required to retrieve course materials.

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