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Saturday, April 21 • 10:00am - 11:15am
Am I Suffering Enough? Myths and Misgivings of the Writer’s Process

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Gathering ideas from contemporary writers like Elizabeth Gilbert, Anne Lamott, Steve Almond, and David Sedaris, this craft talk will examine common misconceptions about writers and the writing process—that talent matters more than persistence, that inspiration reigns supreme, that you have it or you don’t. Writers will leave with inspiration and practical techniques for improving their own writing practice, able to generate more freely, revise more deeply, and better understand how creativity works.

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Tara DaPra

Tara DaPra is a lecturer at UW-Green Bay where she teaches creative writing and English composition. As a recovering procrastinator, she’s certain that the process of writing is a great philosophy for most difficult tasks in work and life. Tara’s writing has appeared in such places... Read More →

Saturday April 21, 2018 10:00am - 11:15am CDT
Neville Public Museum Classroom 3