Life Writing with Sisonke Msimang
Join Sisonke Msimang in this introductory workshop about the flexible and vibrant genre of life writing.
With a particular focus on memoir and personal essays, this workshop will teach you how to approach writing about deep, personal and often intimate experiences for a public audience. Through a series of writing exercises and insights from your teacher, you’ll explore how to narrate your own life in a deeply thought-through way while keeping a clear eye on a set of larger ideas and topics that prevent your work from being narcissistic or overly inward-looking.
You’ll learn how to:
The course is designed to take you 5-6 hours to complete, but can be accomplished in short stages at your convenience.
KYD‘s online workshops are hosted on a platform called Teachable. To enrol in this workshop on Teachable please click here.
Until 27 November all KYD Members receive a $50 discount on this workshop, along with our two other new workshops Structuring Short Stories with Julie Koh and Using History to Inspire Fiction with Mirandi Riwoe.
Want to buy a workshop for a friend? Purchase a gift voucher here.