Why We Write About Ourselves, The Risks and Rewards of Memoir
Columnist and Author Meredith Maran discusses why we write about ourselves. She’ll share how she gathered the wisdom and advice of 20 memoirists for her latest book. She’ll share tips on how to keep writing when you want to quit as well as the risks and rewards of memoir.
Meredith Maran is the author of thirteen nonfiction books and the acclaimed novel, A Theory Of Small Earthquakes. Meredith also writes book reviews, essays, and features for newspapers and magazines. Her next memoir is scheduled for release in 2017.
Crystal-Lee Quibell is a memoirist, book coach and aspiring author.