Full course description
Starts July 20, 2015
A stunt is a feat of daring, an act with a beginning and end, focused on showing off a specific skill. The Stunt Writing For Personal Experience class includes prompts, lectures, readings and discussions for writers of any age, at any level. Inspired by Eleanor Roosevelt’s famous quote, “Do one thing every day that scares you,” Stunt Writing For Personal Experience is a process that uses writing as a tool for you to learn about yourself, and gain skills in communicating your own unique story.
Intended Audience: Everyone!
Time to complete the course: 5-7 weeks
Certificate or digital badge for completing the course: No
Asynchronous (independent) activities: Yes
Synchronous (class) activities: No
Instructor feedback: Some
Peer feedback: Some
Group work: None
Recommended Materials: None
Owner and Instructor at MemoirClass.com LLC
Erin Jourdan, MFA Creative Writing, is a Los Angeles based writer and teacher. She is the recipient of a 2007 Djerassi Resident Artist Fellowship and a 2009 Jentel Foundation Artist Residency. She has published in various journals including San Francisco Magazine, Watchword, Fourth River, SF Station, Reed Magazine, The Blue Earth Review, Hayden’s Ferry Review, The Skinny, Rhino, and Copper Nickel. She teaches memoir/writing from personal experience classes to private clients, workshop groups, MOOCs and through her website www.memoirclass.com. Connect online on Twitter through @erinimus or join the community via Facebook here.