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The Writer’s Garret

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1250 Majesty Drive
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
(214) 828-1715

October 2018

Ekphrasis: Poetic Response to Visual Art

October 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Drive
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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Instructor: Logen CureLocation: The Writer's Garret (1250 Majesty Dr, Dallas) Tuition: Early Registration $50 (Both members and non-members before 11:59pm, October 5)$50 (Members); $65 (Non-members)Not a member of The Writer’s Garret? Join here. Ekphrasis, or responding to visual art in poetry, is an important literary tradition. This workshop will explore as ekphrasis as a tool to discovery and increased poetic skill. Come prepared to generate work in response to visual art on display in the ArtSpace gallery. This workshop is…

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Be Heard: Strategies for Performing Written Text

October 27 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Drive
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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Instructor: Aaron GloverLocation: The Writer's Garret (1250 Majesty Dr) | Tuition: Early Registration $50 (Both members and non-members before 11:59pm, October 12)$50 (Members); $65 (Non-members)Not a member of The Writer’s Garret? Join here. What we say matters, but how we say it matters too. This active three-hour workshop will explore strategies for both the composition and performance of dynamic texts. Participants will work on the page to craft persuasive, engaging writing and on their feet to bring life to a variety…

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Revising Like an Editor

October 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Writer’s Garret, 1250 Majesty Drive
Dallas, TX 75247 United States
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Instructor: Amber Helt | Tuition: Early Registration $50 (Both members and non-members before 11:59pm, October 13)$50 (Members); $65 (Non-members)Not a member of The Writer’s Garret? Join here. To write is to revise—but how do you find the distance necessary to edit your own work? In this workshop, professional editor Amber Helt will walk you through the process of self-editing like a pro. We’ll discuss the different types of editing passes, how a professional assesses a manuscript, and where to start…

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