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Saturday, October 5 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Writer as Teacher--Those Who Can, Teach?

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Can writing be taught? How to encourage creative development in others while finding time for one’s own work? Four writers discuss the interplay of teaching and writing in their lives.

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Paul Collins

Bio: | Paul Collins is a writer specializing in history, memoir, and unusual antiquarian literature. His eight books have been translated into eleven languages, and include Not Even Wrong: A Father's Journey Into the Lost History of Autism (2004), and The Murder of the Century: The Gilded Age Crime That Scandalized a City & Sparked the Tabloid Wars (2011).  He is a 2009 recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship in Nonfiction... Read More →
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Bruce Holbert

Mt. Spokane High School
Bio: | Bruce Holbert is a graduate of the University of Iowa Writers Workshop, where he assisted in editing the Iowa Review and held a teaching writing fellowship.  His fiction has appeared in the Iowa Review, Hotel Amerika, other voices, the Antioch Review, Crab Creek Review, the Spokesman Review, the West Wind Review, Cairn, Riverlit and has one annual awards from the Tampa Tribune quarterly and the Inlander.  His non-fiction has... Read More →
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Jennie Shortridge

Bio: | Acclaimed author of five bestselling novels, including Love Water Memory and When She Flew. Her books have been translated into several languages and selected as American Booksellers Association’s Indie Next and Library Journal’s Editors’ Picks. An avid volunteer, she is the co-founder of Seattle7Writers, a nonprofit collective of Northwest authors who raise money and awareness for literature and literacy. A... Read More →


Saturday October 5, 2013 11:00am - 12:00pm
Work for Art Stage OCC, D-136

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