Winter Writing Classes Offered at John C. Campbell Folk School
Pre Register Now at 1 800 FOLK-SCH or 828 8372775 or on the web
www.folkschool.org. Call to register or to order a free catalog.
Ask about half off on classes and scholarships.
Dec.5, 2008 Introduction to Inspiration will be taught by Bob Grove.
Want to try writing humor? Adventure? Horror? Science Fiction?
like journalism? Get your creative juices flowing. This is a Weekend class. $270.00
Jan. 23, 2009 Write Your Story for Your Family will be taught by Glenda Beall.
Write the interesting and unique story of your life. Learn where to begin,
how to organize and how to present the most important legacy you
can leave to future generations. This class is for beginning
to Intermediate writing students. Weekend $290.00
Feb. 8, 2009 A Fun New Way to Write a Short Story will be taught by Richard Argo
under the title of “Dreaming of Short Story” Tap into a limitless supply of story ideas
by exploring the dream as the perfect short story form. Following instructor prompts,
use images found in dreams and examples from essays read in class to create your own
fictional piece. Publishing will be discussed. Short story writers, even beginners are
welcome. Week long class. Stay on campus from Sunday till Saturday morning. $512.00.
Feb. 15, 2009 Structuring Your Novel will be taught by William Reynolds. This class
will cover development of a novel by using structural methods for such things as time,
place, character development, plot development, and conflict. Gain experience from
writing special assignments. Students may also bring previously written work for critique.
All levels welcome, including beginners. Classes meet from Sunday to Friday
at noon. $460.00.
March 15, 2009 Time to Write will be taught by Ruth Zehfuss. You’ve ways wanted
to put your experiences on paper, but you haven’t had the time. This week, start
writing about your travels, career, ancestors or memories. Share ideas and get
want to write short fiction, personal essays memoir, or articles. Week long class $512.00.