“Writing Life Stories”: Virtual Memoir Workshop for Non-Writers with Barbara Field

This ticket serves as registration for one attendee to join “Writing Life Stories” Virtual Memoir Writing Class for Non-Writers with Writing Instructor Barbara Field Live on Zoom Thursday, March 4th,...

Continue reading

Writing Life Stories: A Memoir Writing Class

...memoir writing class for non-writers and those beginning their memoir journey. This introduction will include lecture, a brief writing exercise and voluntary sharing of your work. Students take Writing Life...

Continue reading

Champions of Literacy

...comprised of any writing genre: poetry, fiction, non-fiction, journalism, scriptwriting, screenwriting, and songwriting. They have gone beyond their craft and attained notable success in promoting and nurturing literacy. 2009 –...

Continue reading

*Non-Member* Registration for Memoir Writing Workshop with Barbara Field

...love. Writing Life Stories is a memoir writing class designed for non-writers. This class was created for bereaved family members and friends. It will include a brief lecture and guided...

Continue reading

*Member* Registration for Memoir Writing Workshop with Barbara Field

...love. Writing Life Stories is a memoir writing class designed for non-writers. This class was created for bereaved family members and friends. It will include a brief lecture and guided...

Continue reading

Literacy Award

...in writing literacy through our annual Young Student Poetry Writing Contest. Over 4,000 entries in 2008. Acknowledging excellence in writing literacy through our Young Student Poetry Writing Contest with 5...

Continue reading

Best of the Best American Poetry: 25th Anniversary Edition by David Lehman & Robert Pinsky

This special edition celebrates twenty-five years of the Best American Poetry series, which has become an institution. From its inception in 1988, it has been hotly debated, keenly monitored, ardently...

Continue reading

Rare Walt Whitman letter, written for a dying soldier, found in National Archives

...wounded and dying soldiers and write letters for them. [The tattered bag Walt Whitman filled with goods for wounded soldiers] “I do a good deal of this, of course, writing...

Continue reading

Vijay Seshadri Master Class in Poetry Writing

...allows. Please bring writing utensils and materials. Copies of poems provided. Send in one poem suitable for a 5-10 minute discussion to events@waltwhitman.org Poet, essayist, and critic Vijay Seshadri was...

Continue reading

Pioneers of Poetry & Paint, Pollock, Krasner, and Whitman: Virtual Tours and Poetry Writing

...to approach writing poetry about visual art and guide participants in writing their own poem about a Pollock painting. Rau is a published poet who runs community workshops and teaches...

Continue reading