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19th Century Poetry Transposed to Social Media NEW!

Kimberly Maher Item Number: 28244
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 5 Th
10/28/2021 - 12/9/2021 Fee: $135.00
No class on Nov. 11th or Nov. 25th due to Holidays.

This class is the literary look at American poets and their style of poetry. This course transposes 19th-century dialect into the 21st-century medium. Through Facebook, Twitter, and other forms of social media 19th-century, poets will come alive. Learning the linguistic and style of the poet, a student will transpose the poems into a new forum.

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Bring Your Characters to Life

Rebecca A. Demarest Item Number: 26752
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 5 F
10/1/2021 - 10/29/2021 Fee: $135.00

Great stories depend on captivating characters. Come spend several weeks exploring how to create characters with depth, accessibility, and, well, character!

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Irish Revival Literature: Poetry and Nonfiction NEW!

Charlene Garner Item Number: 28189
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 5 Tu
10/26/2021 - 11/23/2021 Fee: $135.00

This course will explore the Irish identity in late 1800s and early 1900s literature of an ancient island looking to break free of another country's shadow. There is a lot that goes into Irish literature, so this course will focus on poetry and nonfiction. During this course, participants will read about and discuss what shapes Irish Revival Literature.

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Irish Revival Literature: Fiction NEW!

Charlene Garner Item Number: 28241
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 7 Th
10/28/2021 - 12/9/2021 Fee: $135.00
No class on Thursday, Nov. 11th or Thursday, Nov. 25th due to Holidays.

This course will explore the Irish identity in late 1800s and early 1900s literature of an ancient island looking to break free of another country's shadow. There is a lot that goes into Irish literature, so this course will focus only on fiction. During this course, participants will read about and discuss what shapes Irish Revival Literature.

When viewing your cart, receipt, or account, class may appear as: Community Education Writing: Exploration

 

NEW!

Screenwriting 101

Marvetta Holland Item Number: 28247
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 5 Th
10/7/2021 - 11/4/2021 Fee: $125.00

Students will learn how to write a screenplay. This class is perfect for any beginner who has an interesting story to tell. In class, we will learn about creating powerful characters, writing strong dialogue, bringing tension and conflict and so much more. So grab your coffee, notebook, and pen. Let's write as far as our thoughts can imagine.

When viewing your cart, receipt, or account, class may appear as: Community Education Writing: Genres

 

Writing Your Life: An Honest Approach to Success Through Writing NEW!

Crystal Thompson Item Number: 28183
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Location: ONLINE via Zoom (link emailed two business days prior to class)

Sessions: 3 M
10/11/2021 - 10/25/2021 Fee: $79.00

This course focuses on writing as a therapeutic means to "recover" from any type of setback or life-changing event. It is not meant to heal or provide counseling. It will teach students how to write their success. In this course, students will learn how to write goals, how to address themselves as the one and only expert on their own lives, and how to write professionally in order to ensure their success in the future.

When viewing your cart, receipt, or account, class may appear as: Community Education Writing: Exploration