with Jessica McEntee

 

Open to all levels of fiction writers and poets; let's steal some "best practices" from both camps. We'll dissect a range of published pieces, including poems, flash fiction, short stories, and excerpts from novels, mulling over "what's working" in terms of craft and execution. We'll extrapolate a sense of animating desire from a Billy Collins poem, for instance, and use this insight to generate a character study. Students will have a chance to read their studies aloud.  

 

During every other class, we'll designate time for students to present up
to 3 double-spaced pages of more polished work for feedback. The
artists we'll cover in class include Jenny Xie, Sally Rooney, Stephen Dunn,
and Jenny Offill. 

Oh, and we'll have fun! 


WHERE:
Online via ZOOM
TIME:
6 Mondays, 7pm to 9pm
DATES:
June 21, 29, July 6, 13, 20, 27
PRICE:
$325

LIMITED TO 7 STUDENTS


For more info, call 203.227.3250 or email info@WestportWriters.org

 

 

Intermediate Fiction: A Generative, Craft-based Class with Jessica McEntee

SKU: F351m21
$325.00Price