Introduction to Creative Nonfiction - Event Details

UH Hilo Home > News & Events

This event has concluded and is no longer current.

Introduction to Creative Nonfiction

Location: UCB 104

Creative Nonfiction is one of the most popular genres of writing right now and encompasses many forms, including essay, journal article, research paper, memoir, poem, prose. The key to creative nonfiction is the use of literary techniques to tell nonfiction stories in a way that is dramatic and compelling. We will try several different techniques and styles in order to find the best way to tell our stories, to make them personal and to make them memorable.

Dates: July 11 & 18, 2017, Tuesdays, 5:00pm - 7:30pm
Instructor: Frances Kai-Hwa Wang
Instructor Bio: Frances Kai-Hwa Wang, a writer, speaker, activist and multicultural educator who teaches at the University of Michigan, and is the author of “Where Lava Meets the Sea—Asian Pacific American Postcards from Hawaii” instructs this dynamic workshop that is open to anyone.

Special Restrictions: Tuition: $35
Required: Bring a notebook and pen.

For more information, contact: CCECS@hawaii.edu (808) 932-7830

Tags: CCECS Non-Credit Summer Workshop Training Introduction to Nonfiction Training Writing Creative Arts

What's also happening?

Week of July 9, 2017 calendar with events listings
Week of July 9, 2017Next →
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat

Basic Computer Skills Training for the PC, Part 1

Quickbooks Online Part 3

Guitar Fundamentals, Level 1

Understanding Obesity

Practical Steps to a Better Life

The Benefits of Beekeeping-Part 1

Introduction to Creative Nonfiction

Announcements

Scheduled Emergency Exercise: Campus Lockdown
On Tuesday, July 30, Campus Security will be conducting a campus wide Emergency Exercise - Lockdown drill. The purpose of this exercise is to help us prepare should a real incident occur. ...
4th Annual HIplan Business Plan Competition Submissions Open
This business plan competition is open to individuals or groups (for-profit or non-profit) whose business plan focuses on developing startup or expanding a business based on Hawaiʻi Island. ...
US Fulbright Student Scholarship Application for 2020-2021
Will you graduating in the Spring 2020? Are you a US citizen interested in conducting research overseas? Have you ever thought of teaching English abroad? Well, consider applying for the US Fulbright Student program for the 2020-2021 academic ...
Study Abroad Fall 2020 Application Deadline
If you are considering studying abroad for the Fall 2020 or the academic year ('20-'21) you need to submit your application by October 4, 2019. Applications are available at: hilo.hawaii. ...

Disclaimer: The University of Hawaii at Hilo is not responsible for the contents, links and/or materials presented in any web site listed above that is not of the “hilo.hawaii.edu” or “.uhh.hawaii.edu” domains. All comments, complaints and grievances should be filed with the author, host and/or owner of said site.