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Saturday, March 21 • 10:10am - 11:10am
Beginnings: Assembling What You Need to Start Your Longform Piece in a Handy Place

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Through close readings of some beginnings of pieces, Mark Kramer will show how a few writers' deft openings grew out of fine-grained observation, reporting, research, and conceptualization, enabling flexible, functional structuring.

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Mark Kramer

Mark Kramer is the founding director of the Power of Narrative Conference. He has co-edited two leading texbook/readers on narrative nonfiction: Telling True Stories and Literary Journalism. He's finishing up a handbook about revision for storytelling journalists. He's written four... Read More →

Saturday March 21, 2020 10:10am - 11:10am PDT