Memoir Writing Teleseminar to Focus on The Way of Story: The Craft & Soul of Writing May 20, 2011
The Way of Story offers an integrative approach to writing narrative, combining solid craft with experiential inner discovery. Craft alone is not enough. The transformation of good writing depends on making it one’s own from within.
Don’t miss Catherine Ann Jones, as she joins the National Association of Memoir Writers to discuss the Way of Story for writers at all stages of their memoir writing journey.
Topic: Way of Story
Date: Friday May 20, 2011
Time: 11 AM PDT |12 PM MDT | 1 PM CDT |2 PM EDT
Cost: FREE FOR NAMW MEMBERS (NAMW Members, the Call-in telephone number and conference call code are posted below. If you are an NAMW member and cannot see the details, please login here and navigate back to this page).
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What you can expect to learn:
• The importance of combining solid craft with experiential inner discovery
• Gain insight into the intangible inner dimensions of writing
About Catherine Ann Jones:
Catherine Ann Jones, CATHERINE ANN JONES has played major roles in over fifty productions on and off-Broadway, as well as television and film. Disappointed by the lack of good roles for women, she wrote a play about Virginia Woolf (On the Edge) which won a National Endowment for the Arts Award. Ten of her plays, including Calamity Jane (both play and musical) and The Women of Cedar Creek, have won several awards and are produced both in and out of New York. Her films include The Christmas Wife (Jason Robards & Julie Harris), Unlikely Angel (Dolly Parton),Angel Passing (Hume Cronyn & Teresa Wright) which played at Sundance and went on to garner fifteen awards here and abroad, and the popular TV series,Touched by an Angel. A Fulbright Scholar to India, she has taught writing at The New School University, University of Southern California, Pacifica Graduate Institute, and the Esalen Institute. She has a graduate degree in Depth Psychology and Myth from Pacifica Graduate Institute. Her memoir/book on writing, The Way of Story, is now required in several writing programs as New York University. Ms. Jones lives in Ojai, California, leads The Way of Story & Heal Yourself with Writing workshops throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. For online courses visit www.dailyom.com, for r workshop schedule, blog, and story/script consultant service please visit http://www.wayofstory.com.
For May 20 web seminar: May 20 Webinar on writing Memoir, 11am (PST)