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Friday, April 6 • 10:15am - 11:30am
1H: The Blazing Thing: On Imagination in Fiction
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In his essay "Not-Knowing," Donald Barthelme writes that "...without the possibility of having the mind move in unanticipated directions, there would be no invention." How can we encourage our own imaginations to move in new and unanticipated directions? This discussion class will aim to engage that ever-pressing question and explore new ways to stretch our imaginations on the page.

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Laura van den Berg

Laura van den Berg is the author of two short story collections and two novels, most recently The Third Hotel, an ABA IndieNext Selection, a Powell's Indiespensable Pick, and an Amazon Best Book of the Month for August. Her honors include the Bard Fiction Prize, the Rosenthal Family... Read More →

Friday April 6, 2018 10:15am - 11:30am EDT
Beacon Hill Room - 4th Floor
  Block 1