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Memoir Writing Workshop with Elizabeth Diggs

Thursday, January 11, 2024, 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

$210 – $240
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This in-person workshop will be held on 8 consecutive Thursdays at the Spencertown Academy.

Registration: Academy Members: $210, Non Members: $240

The personal memoir has become one of our most popular genres. Every life is a compelling and unique story. In this workshop, explore how to shape and explore your stories. Put pen to paper, fingers to keyboard, and craft the memories you’ve been waiting to tell, with expert tutelage!

This course is limited to 12 participants (minimum of 8)

Elizabeth Diggs is a playwright whose plays include Grant and Twain, Nightingale, Close Ties, Goodbye Freddy, American Beef, Dumping Ground, Priceless, How to Plant a Rose, and Custer’s Luck, produced off-Broadway and at regional theaters. She was Professor of Dramatic Writing at Tisch/NYU. She is the book writer for the musical Mirette, with Tom Jones and Harvey Schmdt, and wrote for the TV drama St. Elsewhere. Her honors and awards include a Guggenheim, NEA, Los Angeles DramaLogue award, the CBS / FDG prize, Kennedy Center grant for new American plays, the Edgerton Foundation grant, and runner-up for the Susan Smith Blackburn prize.


Thursday, January 11, 2024
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$210 – $240
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Spencertown Academy
790 Route 203
Spencertown, NY 12165 United States
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(518) 392-3693


Spencertown Academy
(518) 392-3693
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