Starting the Novel


Starting the Novel


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Saturday, November 11, 2017
10:00 to 1:00 p.m. (3 hour workshop)
Portland Art Museum, Kinney Classroom 

PLEASE NOTE: students go first to Northwest Film Center (934 SW Salmon St, Portland, OR 97205) to pick up wristbands for admittance to the Art Museum and Wordstock.

$115.00 (tuition includes admission to Wordstock) / class size limited to 15

taught by M. Allen Cunningham

Get started on writing a novel! This 3-hour workshop will demystify the ways one begins writing a book-length work of fiction, with in-class writing exercises, discussion, and helpful techniques and suggestions to get you started on your way.

M. Allen Cunningham is the author of six books, including the #1 Indie Next Pick The Green Age of Asher Witherow (Unbridled Books, 2004) and a biographical novel about Rainer Maria Rilke entitled Lost Son (Unbridled Books, 2007). His work has appeared in many literary outlets including The Kenyon Review, Glimmer Train, Tin House, and Alaska Quarterly Review. Cunningham is the founder and publisher of the independent literary press Atelier26 and a contributing editor for Moss literary journal. Follow him on Twitter @m_a_cunningham.