Michele Weldon is available for speaking engagements, keynotes, panels, coaching and workshops. Her interactive workshops will give you the tools you need to begin a memoir, write publishable essays or nonfiction books. Workshops are held throughout the country through special arrangement for groups of 10-50. She is also available to speak on a number of topics from media and journalism to gender, diversity, fairness, women’s issues, the humanities and popular culture. Customized keynote addresses or workshops from one to three hours are also an option. Click here to see a list of Michele’s past keynote addresses.
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NU Summer Writers Conference: Enhancing The Creative In Creative Nonfiction
Wieboldt Hall, Northwestern University, Chicago
Whether you are working on memoir, personal essays or reported nonfiction, it is always possible to improve the phrasemaking and flow. Learn strategies and tips to polish your writing to appeal to publishers and readers. We will work on tactics to enhance tone, voice and style through description, pacing, dialogue and other skills. Michele Weldon is an award-winning author of five nonfiction books, emerita faculty in journalism at Northwestern University, senior leader with The OpEd project and frequent contributor to outlets including New York Times, USA Today, OZY, Narratively, CNN, Time, Motto, Slate, Chicago Tribune, Pacific Standard and many more.
Join me for an exploration of how to polish your work with strategies and tools to use immediately. You may also register for a manuscript consultation.
Date: August 18, 2017
Time: 10:00 am
339 E. Chicago Avenue