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A Writing Garden: A Three-Day Creative Writing Workshop w/ Indira Ganesan
April 26, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm$225
A Writing Garden: Writing Stories During Wartime
Tuesday April 26th – Thurs. April 28th
10am – 1pm
$225 Registration Fee
*A portion of the proceeds from this class will be donated to humanitarian relief agencies in the Ukraine*
How does a far-off war affect the everyday of relative peace? As suburbs in Ukraine and elsewhere are shelled beyond recognition, how do we continue on with life in our American parks, our grocery stores, our coffeeshops? Does war enter our lives subversively, or is it kept at bay? In this writing workshop, share your thoughts on life during wartime. We will look at the way writers have tried to write towards peace and engage the world around them.
About the instructor:
Indira Ganesan has written three critically acclaimed novels published by Alfred A.
Knopf: The Journey, Inheritance, and As Sweet as Honey. Paperbacks and translations have appeared from other houses, including Vintage Books and Beacon Press. Fellowships include The Mary Ingraham Bunting Institute of Radcliffe College, the W.K.Rose Fellowship, The Fine Arts Work Center, and the Paden Institute for Writers of Color. A regional finalist for Granta’s first Best America and Novels Under Forty campaign, Indira’s work has been selected as a Barnes and Noble Notable Book and been on noted fiction lists. In addition to writing fiction, she reviews books for The Key Reporter, teaches at Emerson College part-time, and is a global music program host on WOMR-FM Community Radio in Provincetown.