FALL 2017 MEMOIR WRITING WORKSHOPS

 

ONE-WEEK INTENSIVE (STRATFORD, ONTARIO):

This is an opportunity to devote yourself to your writing for one full week, learn the essentials of memoir writing, and develop a daily writing practice to take with you when the workshop is over. Writing can be previously created or generated over the course of the week. The final day of the intensive is also the first day of the Stratford Writers Festival (Oct 20-22) and everyone is encouraged to attend as many of these inspiring events as possible. 

Monday - Friday, 10am - 1pm

16 - 20 October 2017 (5 daily sessions)

COST: $350 CDN + HST*

Location: Performing Arts Lodge; 101 Brunswick Street; Stratford, Ontario, Canada

To register, please use the form below.


6-WEEK WORKSHOP (STRATFORD, ONTARIO):

Over six weekly sessions, participants will learn the essentials of memoir writing and have the opportunity to share and receive feedback on their writing. Work can be previously created or generated over the course of the week.

Fridays, 10am - 1pm

27 October - 1 December 2017 (6 weekly sessions)

plus one 1-hr private consultation

Limited to 6 participants.

COST: $400 CDN + HST*

Location: 101 Brunswick Street; Stratford, Ontario, Canada

To register, please use the form below.


6-WEEK ONLINE WORKSHOP:

Identical to the 6-week workshop above, except that we gather around a screen instead of a table. 

Wednesdays, 7 - 9 pm EST

1 November - 6 December 2017 (6 weekly sessions)

Includes one 1-hr private consultation with Alison.

Limited to only 4 participants.

COST: $500 CDN (approx. US$400)

~ includes video-conferencing service ~

To register, please use the form below.

For details on how an online course works (it's easier and more pleasant than you might imagine!), please visit the Online Workshops page. For a complete workshop description, please visit the Memoir Writing Workshops page.


*To the fees of all Stratford workshops must be added the holy Harmonized Sales Tax at the Ontario rate of 13%.

A non-refundable deposit of $100 (CDN) is required upon acceptance into a workshop. The balance (plus HST for the full amount) is due one week prior to the beginning of the workshop. E-transfer, Paypal or good old-fashioned cheque-in-the-mail are all options.

Please register below and you will be contacted with payment instructions. 


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A portion of the sales from every online workshop are donated to PEN Canada.

A portion of the sales from every online workshop are donated to PEN Canada.

A portion of the sales from every Stratford workshop is donated to PAL Stratford.

A portion of the sales from every Stratford workshop is donated to PAL Stratford.