From Stream of Consciousness to the Well-Built Sentence: A Life Spent Working with Words

George Howe Colt

Featured Event!
Author Talk

Date: Fri., October 1, 2021

Time: 7 pm


Donation: $15


Taking as starting points five Thoreauvian apercus, George Howe Colt will discuss lessons learned from a half-century of writing, touching on such topics as how a reader becomes a writer, what it means to write from the inside out, how to see the forest and the trees, and what happens when two writers marry.

Attend Friday’s talk and Saturday’s writing workshop:
George H. Colt will be leading a memoir writing workshop, Writing About Family, Saturday, June 5, 2021.  Click on the highlighted link for more information and to register. Enrollment is limited to 12 participants.


George Howe Colt is the bestselling author of The Big House, which was a National Book Award finalist and a New York Times Notable Book of the Year; BrothersNovember of the Soul; and The Game. He lives in Western Massachusetts with his wife, the writer Anne Fadiman.

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