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May 5, 2019
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Time Details:
NEA Big Read Irving 2019: April 9-May 18
West Irving Library Meeting Room
4444 W. Rochelle Road
Irving, TX 75062
(972) 721-4612
Free event. Free copy of Roz Chast's Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant? while available.
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NEA Big Read Irving 2019: Memoir Writing Workshop

Sunday, May 5, 2019

Would you like to write about your life? Author, editor, and public speaker Lisa Dale Norton is the author of the guide Shimmering Images, has taught at UCLA, and is a freelance consulting editor assisting writers develop and revise manuscripts for publication. She will share the step-by-step process she’s used for years to help people get their own stories on the page. Leave with a mini-memoir and the tools to write another. Materials are provided; you may bring your own laptop. For more information, please visit Adults.

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. For more information, please visit

Irving's program partners for the NEA Big Read 2019 include Irving Public Library, Friends of the Irving Public Library, City of Irving, and Irving Arts Center.