Taught by Madelyn Kent and Peggy Stafford, “Memoir Through the Senses” is a one-day workshop which emphasizes immersion into this innovative and pragmatic approach to creative writing, including one-on-one private follow-ups with the instructors. For writers of all levels and genres.
- Use your own life stories to develop a personalized connection to the craft of writing.
- Fully inhabit the world of your writing through the senses
- Investigate and refine the link between simple physical patterning, expanded imagination, and craft.
- Complete one to two short pieces about your life.
Starting March 5th: Life Stories and Fiction
A six-session continuation of Sense Writing (for those who have taken “Memoir through the Senses.”)
Madelyn Kent has served on the faculty of NYU/Tisch teaching playwriting, screenwriting, and memoir writing. The developer of “Sense Writing,” she has held workshops and classes in North America and abroad. Peggy Stafford, a two-time MacDowell fellow, has taught creative writing at the University of Washington’s Summer Program, and playwriting at Seattle Repertory Theatre and Brooklyn’s Fifth Avenue Committee. Madelyn and Peggy have worked together for several years initiating and creating collaborative environments. More about us and the classes at: www.pearstudios.org