Writing it Short: The Art of Flash Nonfiction

10/14/2017 @ 1:00PM - 12:00 AM Creative Nonfiction, 5119 Coral Street, Pittsburgh, PA, 15224

Powerful stories often come in small packages. Writing shorter isn\'t as simple as it might seem. Flash requires precision and restraint and often lends itself to unconventional structure and form. Learn the art of brevity in this afternoon writing workshop with Sarah Shotland. Featuring a variety of exercises that will help you appreciate both the constraints and creativity of flash nonfiction, this three-hour workshop hosted by the Creative Nonfiction Foundation is the perfect opportunity to experiment with this increasingly popular form. Registration $60; $35 if purchased by October 2, 2017. Advance registration strongly recommended as space is limited. Written feedback from the instructor is available for an additional charge. Free on-street parking is available. Doors open at 12pm; event begins at 1pm. Snacks and coffee will be provided.