In Our Own Words

(Workshop)

Jan 31,2015, 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM @ 826 Valencia
In Our Own Words:
Oral history for writers!
Taught by Cliff Mayotte
Open to 12 students, ages 11-18
A one-day workshop
January 31
Saturday, 10:30-12:30 PM

Come explore the world of oral history! In this collaborative workshop with Voice of Witness, you’ll learn about oral history and it’s connection to creative nonfiction, personal essays, school journalism projects, and collecting family stories. You will spend the morning, together with educators, developing their listening, speaking, and writing skills as you explore your personal identity through storytelling.

Taught By: Cliff Mayotte