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Write Your Heart Out, Washington

Join The Washington Post, Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies and the renowned Poynter Institute for a daylong workshop dedicated to writing excellence.

01 Oct 9:30am-6:30pm

Join us for a truly unique workshop experience led by those who do it best.

Learn from some of the country’s finest writers:

"More Fluent, Effective Writing"
Roy Peter Clark, Poynter’s senior scholar and author of “Writing Tools: 50 Strategies for Every Writer”

"The Art of Personal Essays"
Keith Woods, vice president, diversity, National Public Radio, and co-author of “The Authentic Voice: The Best Reporting on Race and Ethnicity”
Lonnae O’Neal Parker, Georgetown MPS Journalism faculty and reporter, The Washington Post

“Writing With Detail”
Anne Hull, Pulitzer Prize-winning National reporter for “The Other Walter Reed,” The Washington Post

“The Science of Opinion Writing”
Eugene Robinson, Pulitzer Prize-winning opinion writer, The Washington Post, and author of “Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America”
Kathleen Parker, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, The Washington Post, and author of “Save the Male: Why Men Matter, Why Women Should Care”

"How to Write With Humor"
With special guest Gene Weingarten, Pulitzer Prize-winning humor columnist, The Washington Post

 

$200 Ticket (includes lunch)
Limited seating, free parking

For questions, please call (727) 553-4300.

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Georgetown University | Intercultural Center

37th and O Streets, NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20057

Add to Calendar 2011-10-01 09:30 2011-10-01 18:30 America/New_York Write Your Heart Out, Washington Join us for a truly unique workshop experience led by those who do it best. Learn from some of the country’s finest writers: "More Fluent, Effective Writing" Roy Peter Clark, Poynter’s senior scholar and author of “Writing Tools: 50 Strategies for Every Writer” "The Art of Personal Essays" Keith Woods, vice president, diversity, National Public Radio, and co-author of “The Authentic Voice: The Best Reporting on Race and Ethnicity” Lonnae O’Neal Parker, Georgetown MPS Journalism faculty and reporter, The Washington Post “Writing With Detail” Anne Hull, Pulitzer Prize-winning National reporter for “The Other Walter Reed,” The Washington Post “The Science of Opinion Writing” Eugene Robinson, Pulitzer Prize-winning opinion writer, The Washington Post, and author of “Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America” Kathleen Parker, Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist, The Washington Post, and author of “Save the Male: Why Men Matter, Why Women Should Care” "How to Write With Humor" With special guest Gene Weingarten, Pulitzer Prize-winning humor columnist, The Washington Post   $200 Ticket (includes lunch) Limited seating, free parking For questions, please call (727) 553-4300. Georgetown University | Intercultural Center , 37th and O Streets, NW Washington, District of Columbia, United States 20057 MM/DD/YYYY