April 6 - Writing Workshop "The Personal Essay"

The Mark Twain Museum will host a writing workshop April 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the museum gallery.

The April 6 workshop will focus on the personal essay. This course will explore how to craft personal experiences into compelling personal essays. Writers will discuss story ideas, practice with writing exercises, write, revise and give feedback to other writers. 

The course will be led by Quincy University Engilsh professor Dustin Zima along with museum curator Henry Sweets. 

The workshop is $75 and includes a continental breakfast and lunch at LulaBelle’s. An optional 2 credit hours of graduate credit are available through Quincy University for $180. Participants should bring laptop or any writing tools needed.

Space is limited. Call 573-221-9010, ext. 401, to sign up. 

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