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In a Different Voice: Remixing Your Prose

Looking to stretch the boundaries of your voice on the page? We’ll take a piece of our own prose and “remix” it in the style of various classical and contemporary masters. From the elegance of a Virginia Woolf sentence to the gut punch of humor found in a George Saunders line, you’ll rework your writing to emulate master stylists at the sentence level, stretching and honing your prose style as a result. We’re talking punctuation. We’re talking clauses. We’re talking where to break your paragraphs. This is the real work of finding and crafting your writer-voice. This work is as sexy as it gets.

Please note: This is a three session class. The dates and times are as follows: Sunday, March 8, 1-4 p.m.; Tuesday, March 10, 6-9 p.m.; and Thursday, March 12, 6-9 p.m.

Beginning Fall 2021, we will be adding select in-person classes back to our course catalog. The majority of our classes will still be offered via Zoom.

If a class says IN-PERSON in its title, it will take place in person at our permanent home in Seattle.

If a class says ASYNCHRONOUS in its title, it will take place on Wet Ink, our asynchronous learning platform.

If a class does not have a marker after its title, it will take place via Zoom.

Instructor: Jennine Capó Crucet

Class Type: 3 Sessions

Start Date: 03/08/2015

End Date: 03/12/2015

Days of the Week: Tuesday, Thursday, Sunday

Time: 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM PST

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

$175.50 Member Price:
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Jennine Capó Crucet

Jennine Capó Crucet’s first book, How to Leave Hialeah, won the Iowa Short Fiction Award, the John Gardner Book Prize, the Devil’s Kitchen Award in Prose, and was named a Best Book of the Year by The Miami Herald, the New Times, and the Latinidad List.

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