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Not a Good Fit

September 19 @ 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

Find out how to persevere beyond rejection and consider befriending failure. Learn lessons from the (Walt) Whitman School of Condemnation. 

6 p.m. If at First You Don’t Succeed: A Conversation on Persevering Beyond Rejection.
Join writers for a candid conversation on strategies and best practices for transforming “literary lemons” into lemonade. Moderated by B.J. Hollars.

7 p.m. Befriending Failure: Lessons from the Whitman School of Condemnation, Defamation, Denunciation, and Vilification, or So You Think You’ve Been Rejected?
Early reviewers compared Walt Whitman to a pig, a goat, a lunatic, but two hundred years after his birth, the book is widely regarded as one of the great works of American literature. Presented by Max Garland.

Co-sponsored by Chippewa Valley Writers Guild.

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Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Presentations & Workshops

Location

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire,WI54701United States
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Phone:
715-839-5004

Details

Date:
September 19
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Event Tags:
Presentations & Workshops

Location

L.E. Phillips Memorial Public Library
400 Eau Claire St.
Eau Claire,WI54701United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
715-839-5004

If you have a need for a sign language interpreter or other special accommodations, please notify Information & Reference (715-839-5004, librarian@eauclaire.lib.wi.us) at least 48 hours before the program.