Professional Development

Widening the Lens of Memoir: How Other Perspectives Enrich Our Own with Mimi Schwartz

 A workshop on memoir writing for academics.

Experts

Speaker:
  • Mimi Schwartz is Professor Emerita in Writing at Richard Stockton University and the author, most recently, of Good Neighbors, Bad Times Revisited (2021). Other books include When History Is Personal (2018), Good Neighbors, Bad Times- Echoes of My Father’s German Village (2008); Thoughts from a Queen-Sized Bed (2002); and she is co-author of the popular Writing True, The Art and Craft of Creative Nonfiction (2006). A winner of a ForeWord Book Award for Memoir (2008) and the New Hampshire Best Literary Nonfiction Award (2008), she has been widely anthologized and ten of her essays have been Notables in the Best American Essays series.

Time and location

Thursday, November 4, 2021
10.30 am - 12.30 p.m.

 

ONLINE. BY REGISTRATION ONLY.

 

Application

Register here: https://forms.gle/XtFh9ZkEgyoLt2zt9. The registration deadline is Monday, November 1, 11:59 pm. Spots are limited.

 


 

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