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Write Life Zooms: Creative Non-Fiction – Session Four of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity
June 19, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm EDT
Utilizing techniques from “The Story Workshop” method of writing used at Columbia College, Chicago, Bahiyyih will help us explore experiences from our lives that especially resonate with us.
From these short exercises, participants will uncover at least one creative nonfiction story waiting to be told.
Saturday, June 19, 2021: 1–3 PM Pacific; 2–4 Mountain; 3–5 Central; 4–6 Eastern
Presenter name: Bahiyyih El-Shabbaz
Bahiyyih El-Shabbaz’s fiction and creative nonfiction have been published in Phoebe Journal, Hair Trigger and Hypertext. She has been a recipient of a Columbia Scholastic Press Association Award, a finalist for The Chicago Literary Guild’s Nonfiction Award, and the winner of Phoebe Journal’s Creative Nonfiction Award. She attended Columbia College Chicago’s Fiction Writing Program. She is represented by Sobel Weber Agency and currently working on a collection of short fiction and a YA novel.