"From Spark to Story" Workshop for Writers
Date: 7/21/2020
Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
 
Storyteller Angeline Boulley will hold a writing workshop entitled “From Spark to Story: Workshop for Writers” Tuesday, July 21, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Avery Arts & Nature Learning Center - Hessel School House. Ms. Boulley will cover a range of writing topics, including plot, character, theme, voice, and hero versus villain. The workshop will address how to question a literary agent, what happens during a book auction, and working with an editor. Ms. Boulley is a storyteller who writes contemporary young adult thrillers set in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Her debut, Firekeeper's Daughter, was acquired in a seven-figure deal at auction by Holt/Macmillan for publication in spring 2021. Former director of the Office of Indian Education at the U.S. Department of Education, Ms. Boulley is a member of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians. Her website is located at www.angelineboulley.com. The cost for the workshop is $50 per attendee. Ms. Boulley will also hold a reading at Hessel School House from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 20. The reading will be free of charge. Donations are appreciated. To help ensure safety, program participants will be required to practice distancing protocols and wear face coverings. To register, call (906) 484-1333 or visit www.hesselschoolhouse.org.