Write on! Join me for an environmental writing workshop at Seattle’s Burke Museum

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16 March 2015
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DSC06782I’m pretty excited to be part of an award-winning trio of authors that will be conducting an all day environmental writing workshop at Seattle’s Burke Museum this April 12th. If you’re an outdoors writer, a student of writing, or want to be an outdoors writer, please consider signing up and joining us for this workshop.

I’ll be teaching individual sessions as well as be part of a joint panel with  Priscilla Long, and Sierra Nelson, who will also be leading classroom and field-based sessions. All three of us bring years of experience as writers, researchers, and teachers. And all three of  are attentive observers who weave together history, science, and field time into well-crafted, thought-provoking writing about the natural and cultural world.

Interested? Here is some important info for you:

7th Annual Environmental Writing: Inspire, Observe, Inhabit
Burke Museum

Sat., Apr. 11, 2015
9 am – 5 pm

$100 registration fee; 10% discount for Burke Members

http://www.burkemuseum.org/events/browse/7th_annual_environmental_writing_inspire_observe_inhabit
 
Made possible by the Rebecca S. and Robert M. Benton Endowed Fund

Sign up soon, class space is limited; lunch provided.
Scholarships available with valid student ID; request an application from burked@uw.edu


For more information, please email burked@uw.edu or call (206) 543-5591.

And here some more information on the other writers teaching at this year’s workshop:

Sierra Nelson is an instructor  and poet that brings a sense of joy and experimentation in her teaching. Sierra has taught at numerous fascinating venues and clearly  likes to teach. 

 Priscilla Long was a senior editor at History Link, the wonderful website of Washington state history. She writes columns in The American Scholar and her writing is thoughtful, passionate, and erudite.

 

 

 

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