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Extraordinary Embodiment: Writing Chronic Illness and Disability

Presented by The Creative Nonfiction Foundation at Creative Nonfiction Foundation, Pittsburgh PA

Aug 12 2017
Extraordinary Embodiment: Writing Chronic Illness and Disability

Reserve your spot for a one-day workshop on writing about your experiences with the body, illness, and disability.

Led by Sonya Huber, author of Pain Woman Takes Your Keys: Essays from a Nervous System, this day-long workshop will begin by addressing clichés for writing about the body, chronic illness, and disability, then dive into how you can successfully write into and against those expectations. You’ll leave this workshop with a greater understanding of voice and the value of a narrator; strategies for incorporating technical research into your writing; fresh material and writing prompts; and

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Early Registration, through July 24th: $79

Registration, after July 24th: $105

Contact: 14124042975



Creative Nonfiction Foundation

5119 Coral Street, Pittsburgh, PA


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