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Writing Your Life: An Author's Tips on Crafting a Memoir
May 23, 2017
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Bay Path University / East Campus
1 Denslow Road
East Longmeadow, MA
Author John Sheirer will talk about his creative writing life and his work leading English and communications courses at Asnuntuck Community College, and he’ll read from his memoirs Loop Year and Growing up Mostly Normal in the Middle of Nowhere. John will also offer participants guidance on writing a memoir and will lead them in a writing exercise or two, using prompts he developed on his own and features in his book What’s the Story?
John Sheirer has taught at Asnuntuck Community College in Enfield, Connecticut, for 24 years. He is the author of a dozen books, including several works for children featuring his dog Libby.
This event will be held in Philip H. Ryan Health Science Center, Room 222