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SLCC Community Writing Center

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210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
801-957-2192 https://www.slcc.edu/cwc

September 2019

$20

Advanced Creative Writing: Creating Believable Settings

September 4 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until September 11, 2019

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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2-Part Workshop September 4 & 11 (Wednesday), 6-8 pm Creative writing is hard. We’re here to help. One of the most challenging aspects of any prose, fiction or non-fiction, is creating settings that are believable and suspend readers’ disbelief. Settings can make or break a story. We’ve all read or watched something where the setting feels unbelievable or inconsistent. Join us to explore realistic and believable settings, world-building, and how we can create them within our own writing. Cost: $20.…

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$100

Grant Writing Basics

September 6 @ 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 AM on Friday, repeating until October 4, 2019

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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5-Part Workshop September 6, 13, 20, 27, & October 4 (Friday), 10 am-12 pm Do you need money for your project or nonprofit program but don’t know where to start? Join the Community Writing Center for an interactive workshop on the basics of grant writing. Cost: $100. Registration is required. Location: CWC, 210 East 400 South #8

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Free

Experimenting with Hybrid Writing

September 7 @ 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until October 19, 2019

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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7-Part Workshop September 7, 14, 21, 28 & October 5, 12 & 19 (Saturday), 1-3:30 p.m. In this 7- week workshop we will explore textual experimentation and hybridity by looking at different literary and art forms, such as the prose poem, flash fiction, short form non-fiction, the lyric essay, folk tale, recipe, collage, and song lyrics, among others. You will familiarize yourself and experiment with these forms in your own writing and learn how combining or changing genres can bring…

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October 2019

$20

Monsters & Ghostlands: Horror Writing

October 16 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 PM on Wednesday, repeating until October 23, 2019

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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2-Part Workshop October 16 & 23 (Wednesday), 6-8 pm Horror stories show us what we fear. This is why the best horror stories often offer up scares and terror while at the same time bringing to light anxieties, fears, and desires from across the human experience. In this workshop, you'll explore and try out the basics of horror writing. Cost: $20. Registration is required. Location: CWC, 210 East 400 South #8

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Free

Calaveritas literarias

October 22 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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Martes, 22 de octubre, 6-8 pm Trabajaremos en collectivo armando y escribiendo rimas, recordando a nuestros muertitos y a los vivos también. Costo: Gratuito. Registro obligatorio. Dirección: CWC, 210 East 400 South #8

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$40

NaNoWriMo ’19

October 26 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 PM on Saturday, repeating until November 23, 2019

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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5-Part Workshop October 26, November 2, 9, 16, & 23 (Saturday), 1-3 pm November is National Novel Writing Month! Join us for this fly-by-the-seat-of-your-pants approach to novel writing. We’ll explore techniques for writing 50,000 words in 30 days and attempt to end the month with a rough draft. Don’t worry about mistakes; that’s part of the process. Coaching sessions will also be available throughout the month. Cost: $40. Registration is required. Location: CWC, 210 East 400 South #8

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Free

Writing for Change: Creative Non-Fiction

October 29 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on August 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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2-Part Workshop October 29 & November 5 (Tuesday), 6-8 pm Creative nonfiction (memoirs, profiles, lyric essays, and more) has been used throughout history to shape cultural identities, open minds, encourage social action, and offer insider views into injustice and activism. Memoirs and other forms of creative nonfiction have the power to take readers inside your experiences to learn about and empathize with the histories, triumphs, struggles, and desires that shape the collective human experience via a personal, intimate lens. We'll…

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December 2019

Free

Revision Toolbox

December 3 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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One event on August 25, 2019 at 6:00 PM

SLCC Community Writing Center, 210 East 400 South #8
Salt Lake City, UT 84111 United States
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2-Part Workshop December 3 & 10 (Tuesday), 6-8 pm “Throw up into your typewriter every morning. Clean up every noon.”—Raymond Chandler Writing can be a messy process. Bring a piece of writing that is ready for some revising and join us in this workshop to learn tools and techniques for cleaning up any type of writing. Cost: Free. Registration is required. Location: CWC, 210 East 400 South #8

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