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How to Tell True Stories
Start Date: 2/21/2017Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Date: 4/5/2017End Time: 9:00 PM
Event Description:

The stories presented at Lip Service – Miami’s showcase for true stories presented out loud – are personal, heartfelt, and honest. This seven-week course, taught by Lip Service co-producers Esther Martinez and Nicholas Garnett, will show students how to identify, create, and present meaningful personal stories. Each will have the opportunity to present a final, edited story in front of their classmates and instructors. Participants will receive valuable feedback at each phase of the process, from story inception to final presentation.
 
Instructors:
Nicholas Garnett is a freelance writer, editor and teacher. His writing has appeared in Salon, Best Sex Writing of 2013 and as the title stories for two anthologies, All That Glitters, and Badass: True Stories, The Double Album. He’s a graduate of Florida International University’s MFA program.  

Esther Martinez has a bachelor’s degree in literature writing from Columbia University and an MFA in creative nonfiction from Florida International University. Her work has appeared in the anthology Badass: True Stories, The Double Album, in Pan ‘Ku, Quarto, The Columbia Observer, Sliver of Stone, The Daily Beast, and Newsday, as well as on NPR and PBS.  

Location Information:
Wolfson Campus  (View Map)
300 NE 2nd Avenue
Miami, FL 33132
Phone: 305-237-3000
Contact Information:
Name: MDC’s Miami Book Fair - Spring Creative Writing Courses
Phone: 305-237-3940
Email: wbookfair@mdc.edu
Admission Information
Fee:$190
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