Visiting Writer Series at Chemeketa Community College
Free Reading - Wednesday, November 6th, noon - Gretchen Shutte Art Gallery
Evening workshop on Tuesday, November 5, 5–9 p.m.
Chemeketa Salem Campus
$50, CRN: 35452 2019
Point of View in Memoir: Playing with Perspective
In this workshop, we’ll expand the possibilities of the narrative voice by holding a scene up to the light and examining it from as many angles as possible. Memoirs are often written from a first-person point of view, but what happens when we expand those boundaries and tell the story from a different vantage point? What new truths can be discovered about a scene we thought we understood?