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The Art & Poetry of Memoir with Mary Karr & Albert Flynn DeSilver
An Online Writing Event Workshop
Experience an exceptional memoir writing workshop with bestselling author Mary Karr & Albert Flynn DeSilver.
This workshop will include 1.5 hours of lecture and discussion time including writing prompts with Mary Karr as well as a 2 hour intensive morning writing session with Albert Flynn DeSilver.
Join us for. . .
* Inspiration & insight from one of America’s great writers
* Learn new skills to improve your writing
* Gather tips & tricks for staying the course & completing your project
* Connect in conscious creative community
Mary Karr is the bestselling author of three extraordinary memoirs; “The Liars Club” (1995) “Cherry” (2000) and “Lit” (2009). She is also the author of “The Art of Memoir”—one of the best books on writing, period.—and several books of poems including “Tropic of Squalor.” She is a professor of English Literature at Syracuse University.
Albert Flynn DeSilver‘s poetry has appeared in more than 100 literary journals worldwide including ZYZZYVA, VOLT, New American Writing, Hanging Loose, Jubilat, and many others. Albert is the author of several books of poems, the memoir “Beamish Boy,” (2012) and “Writing as a Path to Awakening,” from Sounds True (2017) He is the founder of the Brilliant Writer community and is currently working on a novel.
Saturday, June 26th
10:00 am – 2:30 pm PST
Schedule for the Day:
Morning Session with Albert Flynn DeSilver
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Afternoon Session with Mary Karr
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
[Photo courtesy of Deborah Feingold]
Additional time info:
Morning Session with Albert Flynn DeSilver: 10:00 am - 12:00 noon
Lunch: 12:00 - 1:00 pm
Afternoon Session with Mary Karr: 1:00 - 2:30 pm