Exciting fall events at WriterHouse

Coming to WriterHouse:

Next Thursday, October 14: Poetry and War

Jehanne Dubrow will read from and discuss her latest book of poetry, “Stateside,” which takes as its subject her husband’s deployment to Iraq. Jehanne Dubrow is married to an officer in the U.S. Navy and currently lives on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, where she is an assistant professor in creative writing and literature at Washington College. In her spare time, she teaches classes at the Writer’s Center in Bethesda, MD.

Next Saturday, October 16: The Art of Third Person (half-day seminar)

Instructor: Samar Fitzgerald Cost: $55 Members | $60 Non-Members Saturday, October 16th | 9:00am-1:00pm

Ever feel indecisive about what point of view is best for the story you want to tell? This seminar will explore the artistic advantages of third person storytelling. We’ll break down the mechanics of the third person point of view, question established myths about the third person, and take a close look at famous examples of third-person narratives. We’ll also use short writing prompts to become more comfortable with the point of view.

More events coming in October and November: Dylan Landis, Words & Wine at Keswick Vineyards, Kristin Swenson. Click here for a complete schedule.

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