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Workshop for Non-Fiction Writers

When: February 21, 2016 - March 20, 2016

From: 03:30 PM - 05:00 PM

Sallie Bingham Offers Workshop for Non-Fiction Writers
The Art of Writing Personal Essay

Sallie Bingham invites non-fiction writers with on-going projects to apply for a workshop at Garcia Street Books on five Sundays, February 21–March 20, from 3:30-5:00 PM. Instead of payment, each participant will buy a book at Garcia Street.
The workshop is limited to eight people. The group will read personal essays by noted writers. Each of the eight will also have an opportunity to share readings from her/his on-going project.
To apply, email information about your project—title, just begun, half-way, nearly finished, editing—to Sallie Bingham at by February 1st, 2016. More information at
Sallie Bingham is a writer, teacher, feminist activist, and philanthropist. Sallie’s first novel was published by Houghton Mifflin in 1961. It was followed by four collections of short stories. Her most recent book, from Sarabande Books in 2014, is a family history titled The Blue Box: Three Lives In Letters. She has also published six additional novels, three collections of poetry, numerous plays (produced off-Broadway and regionally), and the well-known family memoir, Passion and Prejudice (Knopf, 1989). Born and raised in Louisville, Kentucky, Sallie currently resides in Santa Fe, New Mexico.