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Saturday, October 29 • 10:45am - 11:45am
ONLINE: Untitled: The Art of Titling Your Novel, Memoir, Story, Essay, and Poem

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Many writers call themselves “bad” at titling their own work, and few writing workshops focus on finding that perfect title for the piece under consideration. Yet we’re told that an agent or editor is making quick decisions about whether to keep reading…shouldn’t a title grab their attention? This interactive talk will focus on why titling is tricky; consider what a “good” title might achieve; and explore the differences in titling various genres and forms.

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Leslie Pietrzyk

Leslie Pietrzyk’s collection of linked stories set in DC, Admit This to No One, was published in 2021 by Unnamed Press. Her first collection of stories, This Angel on My Chest, won the 2015 Drue Heinz Literature Prize. Short fiction and essays have appeared in, among others, Ploughshares... Read More →

Saturday October 29, 2022 10:45am - 11:45am EDT
Online Track (Zoom)

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