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Short Form Writing Workshop with Tayo Basquiat

Stephen King wrote, "If you don't have the time to read, you don't have the time (or the tools) to write. Simple as that."

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Short Form Writing Workshop with Tayo Basquiat

This is a 4-meeting virtual class using the Zoom platform.

Wednesdays, Sept 18, 25, Oct 2, 9 

7-8:30 pm CT

About this class:

In this writing workshop, we'll explore the art of short-form writing (fiction and nonfiction) through the study of selected short stories and by workshopping participants' original work. Everyone will submit one short story of no more than 1,000 words, for discussion at one of the workshops. Class limit: 8

Instructor bio:

Tayo Basquiat writes to pay attention and teaches to pay the bills. He lives with a passel of creatures off-grid in the high desert of New Mexico.

HND Value Statement

Any views, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this program, do not necessarily represent those of the National Endowment for the Humanities or Humanities North Dakota. However, in an increasingly polarized world, we at Humanities North Dakota believe that being open-minded is necessary to thinking critically and rationally. Therefore, our programs and classes reflect our own open-mindedness in the inquiry, seeking, and acquiring of scholars to speak at our events and teach classes for our Public University. To that end, we encourage our participants to join us in stepping outside our comfort zones and considering other perspectives and ideas by being open-minded while attending HND events featuring scholars who hold a variety of opinions, some being opposite of our own held beliefs.

Humanities North Dakota classes and events are funded in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities

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