Bookends University

The Secrets of Character: A Writing Workshop with Matt Bird

Thursday, April 21, 6 p.m.

How do you get people to care about a hero, whether you’re writing about a fictional hero or just writing about yourself? Come out for a fun workshop in which we’ll look at a series of questions that will get your audience to believe in the reality of your hero, care about the circumstances of your hero, and invest their hopes in your hero.

An Introduction to Writing Historical Fiction with Allison Epstein

Tuesday, April 26, 7 p.m.

Through prompts, exercises, and examples from established and emerging authors, explore the ways fiction writers can delve into the past to tell compelling stories that resonate with the present.

Processing Life Through Comics with Eugenia Viti

Wednesday, May 25, 7 pm

Eugenia Viti will discuss her path as a professional comic artist and help you get started on creating your very own comic.