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What Are You Afraid Of? Get Writing!

October 28 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

What Are You Afraid Of? Get Writing!

with Don Rearden

Saturday, October 28, 2023
11:00am-1:00pm; 2:00pm-4:00pm
Kuskokwim Consortium Library, Bethel

Class Description:
Explore the fun and sometimes scary experience of writing stories in this Halloween themed writing workshop with Kuskokwim raised author Don Rearden. Learn his unique approach to crafting stories, with tips and techniques that will take your writing to the next horrifying level.
[Ages 12 and up — come prepared to write! For writers of all level and genres.]

Pricing and Registration:
This event is open to members and non-members.
-Member Price: $100/person
-Non-member Price: $120/person

Class Registration: What Are You Afraid Of? Get Writing!

About the Instructor:
Don Rearden is the author of the critically acclaimed novel, The Raven’s Gift (Penguin) a Washington Post Notable Selection for Fiction. In his review of the novel, Michael Dirda of The Washington Post called Rearden, “a master of suspense.” Rearden teaches as a Professor at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

A novelist, screenwriter, and sometimes poet, recent honors include an Alaska Literary Prize, a Contributions to Alaska Literacy Award, a Rasmuson Project Award, a University of Alaska Innovate Award, and the Anchorage Reads Novel of the Year. He co-authored the best-selling memoir Never Quit (St. Martins) and wrote the young adult adaptation of Never Quit (St. Martin’s / Scholastic). His latest co-written work, Warrior’s Creed was published with St. Martins in 2019. He lives in an undisclosed mountain location with his wife, two kids, and an abundance of bears.


October 28
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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