SAT. 9/27: PERSONAL NOVEL

tiphanie_yanique_2Everyone has at least one amazing book in them. But how do you find it? Let award-winning author Tiphanie Yanique show you how. In this one day class she’ll share her secret techniques for finding the stories that only you can tell. Through fun in-class exercises you’ll learn how to use your own experiences and memories to imbue your novel with a sense of place that is so specific, that the reader feels transported to another time and place. By the end of the class, you’ll have written some pages rich in detail and dialogue, and have a new set of literary tools at your disposal to boot. Pushcart Prize not included.

 

Instructor: Tiphanie Yanique

Saturday, September 27th
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Cost: $90 (includes snacks and tea)
Location: Writing Pad West (Wilshire Blvd. and Beverly Glen, Los Angeles, CA 90024)
Note: Class is limited to 10 students.

 

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TIPHANIE YANIQUE

Tiphanie Yanique is the author of the short story collection, How to Escape from a Leper Colony, published by Graywolf Press, and the novel Land of Love and Drowning, which will be published by Riverhead/Penguin on July 10th. Her writing has won the 2011 BOCAS Prize for Caribbean...Read More »


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CANCELLATION POLICY: All sales are final and there are no refunds. Credit may be offered based on class availability. If you can’t come to class, call or email us as far in advance as possible. We will do everything we can to fill your spot, but we can’t make any guarantees. Credit eligibility is not based upon your reason for being unable to attend a class; it is based upon the timing of your credit request and our ability to fill your spot. If we find someone to take your place, you will receive class credit minus a $10 processing fee. Otherwise, your payment will be forfeit. To use class credits, you need to sign up for class in advance by emailing marilyn@writingpad.com or calling 323.333.2954.