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Worth the Fighting For: Fiction Workshop with Robert James Russell

Sunday, September 20, 2015

3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Great Lakes Commonwealth of Letters

758 Wealthy St SE
Grand Rapids MI 49503

How can environment in storytelling be utilized effectively without going too far and detracting from plot and character?  This class will delve into "place" in storytelling, provide strategies for making appropriate choices, and illustrate methods for successful use of environment in your writing.

This workshop is led by Robert James Russell, author of Mesilla , Sea of Trees, and Don't Ask Me to Spell it Out. He is founding editor of the literary journals Midwestern Gothic and CHEAP POP.

Registration is required and  limited to 12 participants; the cost is $40. Register online via PayPal  on our website ( Or send a check to GLCL, 758 Wealthy St SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503.

Event Type: Arts-Entertainment 

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