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Looking Back, Moving Forward

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

Mar 31 2018
Looking Back, Moving Forward

In this one day workshop at Creative Nonfiction Jessica Handler will help you create an effective story from emotionally difficult material.

-Robert Frost wrote, “no tears for the writer, no tears for the reader,” but how do we create an effective story from emotionally difficult material?

Writing well about loss requires more than capturing the slippery memory on the page – the act of ‘looking back’ must create forward motion in your work.

In this one day workshop Jessica Handler, author of “Invisible Sisters: A Memoir and Braving the Fire: A Guide to Writing About Grief and Loss,” will help you:

-GENERATE new material; View more


**Tickets are $79 if purchased by March 5, 2018.
*Advance registration strongly recommended. The workshop is limited to 20 students.


Creative Nonfiction

5119 Coral Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15224


    • Wheelchair Access

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