"Tackling the Problem of Memory in Memoir" ONLINE with Rachel Starnes
Are you trying to write a memoir but can’t remember every gritty detail of what happened?
This class will examine the problem of memory by drawing on a blend of literature, art, and neuroscience in order to grapple with the question of how one selects, recounts, and handles moments of imperfect memory in the writing of memoir. Often, the stakes of these moments are high and various conflicting versions of a story exist. Did it really happen that way? Why do the witnesses disagree, and what does this mean for how I tell the story? At the heart of the issue is the question, “HowView more
$49 for members or $109
INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*
- Jun 20, 2020 at 10:00 am - 01:00 pm (Sat)