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Writer's Garet FREE Events Starting THIS WEEKEND
Writer's Garet

October, 2012

Quick Literary Links
Mondays:VORT TING Literary Talks
THIS Tuesday: Stone Soup's Portable Potable Workshop
Wednesday: Reyna Grande
Thursday & Friday:
Marilynne Robinson
Oral Fixation, Tues. Nov. 6
Thanks to Our Supporters
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for upcoming classes & workshops
CPE CREDIT NOW AVAILABLE!
Click here [http://writersgarret.org/programs]
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a pdf of our calendar
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THE
STONE SOUP PORTABLE POTABLE
POETRY
WORKSHOP
THIS TUESDAY!
Based on the teachings of our late co-founder, Jack Myers, and led by his widow,
Thea Temple, who directs The Writer's Garret and holds an MFA in Creative Writing
ONLY TWO MORE MEETINGS
THIS FALL: This coming Tuesday, Oct. 23, and Tues. Nov. 27
7-9 p.m.
We meet at Lucky Dog Books,
10801 Garland Ave. in Dallas, 1/4 mile from Casa Linda, between Peavy and Centerville
(right next to The Writer's Garret)
Bring a bottle of wine, grapes, cheese, or a snack to share. Good converstation
is always more fun with good food and good people.
JOIN US (first visit is FREE and only $3 thereafter)
RSVP HERE [mailto:thea@writersgarret.org]
We take exercises and readings from Jack's Portable Poetry Workshop text, called
by many "the best of its kind on the market."
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They give really good story...
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Next up, Tues. Nov. 6--Stay tuned for more...
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STILL coming THIS FALL:
Award-winning fiction-writers LORI ANN STEPHENS and REYNA GRANDE; esteemed poets
REBECCA BALCARCEL, SUSAN BRIANTE, and FREDERICK TURNER; celebrated Screenwriter/
Fiction--writer MARC NEISON; Brazilian poet
SALGADO MARANHÃO
with translator ALEXIS LEVITIN; local / Texas writers SANDERIA SMITH,
MERRITT TIERCE, and others...!
Community partners include the Dallas Institute of Humanities and Culture, SMU,
the MAC, The DMA, PEN Texas, Carve Magazine, UNT, Oral Fixation, Lucky Dog Books,
KERA, DASN, Promise House, Trinity River Mission, and many others! When you join
The Writer's Garret, you join a whole community that values reading and writing.
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Also returning to town...

appearing at SMU

for two evenings,

Thursday, Oct. 25,
and Friday, Oct. 26.
Receptions at 6 PM;
Lectures / reading
at 6:30!
Tickets are FREE!!
For more information
or to register,
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THANK YOU
FOR YOUR GENEROSITY AND SUPPORT ON NORTH TEXAS GIVING DAY!

Memberships renewed NOW will be good through December 31, 2013 (that's almost half
a year's membership FREE!)
Missed DONORBRIDGE? NO PROBLEM!!!
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Rebecca Balcarcel
Lori Ann Stephens
Merritt Tierce
LIVE at The MAC in Uptown
3120 McKinney Avenue
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THIS Saturday, Oct. 20, 5:30 p.m.
This event is FREE and open to the public!
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Reyna Grande
at Lucky Dog Books in Oak Cliff,

633 West Davis Street
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Wed. Oct. 24, 7 p.m.

FREE Reading, Talk,
& Book Signing
Read the GREAT review of Reyna Grande's latest book,
The Distance Between Us,
in the LA Times
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This event is FREE and open to the public!
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VORT TING  Literary Discussions

MONDAYS 7-9 PM

The Writer's Garret

10809 Garland Road, Dallas 75218

Not Free, but durned close:
$20 in advance or $25 walk-in
or purchase an entire section
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All about books, writers, trends, and literary topics for readers and writers!

TWO INDEPENDENT INSTALLMENTS REMAIN FOR

"THE LADIES OF LOWELL," Oct. 22 and 29

"The Ladies of Lowell"

Oct. 22: Focus will be on the poetry of Adrianne Rich
Oct. 29: Discussion will center on Lady Poets
Elizabeth Bishop, Anne Sexton, Sylvia Plath, and others, and their connection (or
lack of)
to Robert Lowell

Session 2, Nov. 15, 12, 19, & Dec. 3:  "The Best of On-Line Literature"

Session 3, Feb. 4-25:  "The Art of Translation"

Session 4, March 4-2:  "Fairy Tale Poetry"

$20 per visit with advance registration ($25 walk-in)

Members: $60 per 4-week session

General Public: $72 per 4-week session

(*Vort Ting literally translates from the Danish into "Our Thing")
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VERY SPECIAL THANKS TO
ALL
OF
YOU!

The Writer's Garret is made possible by the support
of many individuals, corporations, foundations, nonprofits,

educational institutions, and governmental agencies who understand the value of
reading, writing, and the literary arts!

This season of educational programs and events
has been made possible by the following:

National Endowment for the Arts [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rziubIt-O7-dWpzBNNw3S4MBTR6c4Dqws2cDmp1kjGQZWlNkZFfnHsPEZMfG7U1NLtDo8kPs6zJ4uRRc3BZA9KJkYghMse7u7Q0=];
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City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzjRv-pH1mjnhA5iEZT91_BZnIflatv-0akPNdiW1_ElNfrvhY8hTwml5SywK49pgskRJ9I0Q6nczc7gH-ibYC_MwQHlzoOM1Z6k6VH36cS7TA==];
George and Fay Young Foundation; Texas Commission on the Arts [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzif5_98WweItkJdxpYxcUErm48vQHBeswAwDRmnUt8B2Eria46IcpP-y8eTtJph9Nu87wvpjWFKq6OL6vUsKJF6BC9eJTug-ckRxt1rQt2Wjg==];
M.B. and Edna Zale Foundation [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzgLiEyizIwgualj7OL-y0Cpdsh5wGoMNJGPrPVVvtXpopByzS-QGAmro6yqsSQjunNNZQhvOA5vJkucZm7JgcOqrLstrL_nA2AUFR8lr6SH3izNbHX4kxht];
Target; R.L. & Phyllis Glazer Fund; Heritage Auctions (HA.com) [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzhkt8ltbR1fqRiy4xH_NiQd1-EvO2nX4SLWiJmkM6KLi4Z0EXbS_xg7jXniLJmk4enkV23CzFrG8zmYv6GXSvJAZXPkuR_SYb6CHvj5TBFV5QAycIHV49Bb];
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Dallas AfterSchool Network [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzjYeRIyO0QPUW-45PkNGB140rnLELdyXkF3UWiGVxvDVvBDUZ7I9eQv9C1BioWhlZ7dOkJG9rE5HUFOk3_uy-HuB9JlacrADZY=];
Big Thought [http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?e=0014ZD2wXm0rzhgDMKZyMBpyEFEoBA-xWxvoL1tuTmwC2iiOROKRlL-_3GVjMKFWkBa99_Mv1sPOWOw5sVkkpR_W5AdUS64OIbyWZlDJBvT8C0vaiLzoQgLWQ==];
Mike and Debra Decker; Bob and Donna Beavers; Gardere Wynne Sewell, LLP; The Cattarulla
Fund of The Dallas Foundation; donors to the Jack Myers and Jacob Myers Funds; and
our members, Board of Trustees, and Board of Sponsors.

(If we have inadvertently left anyone off this list,

please let us know asap. We WANT to thank you!)



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