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Introduction to Memoir- Writing Workshop @ Drouin Library

May 17, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Ever wanted to write your memoir but didn’t know where to begin?

Author, mentor, writing teacher and speaker, Dr Lee Kofman will lead the Introduction to Memoir writing workshop. Such a fantastic opportunity for anyone interested in penning their memoir!


In this workshop you will learn some of the basics of this popular writing genre: how to find the right theme to focus on, how to structure your life story so that it makes for an engaging reading, how to turn yourself and the people in your life into compelling characters and how to seduce your readers by describing your experiences vividly. We will also discuss the role of emotional honesty in writing about ourselves.

For more information about the please call the Drouin Library 56 251564.


Since 2003, Lee has taught fiction and creative non-fiction workshops and courses in community organisations, medical associations, libraries, TAFEs, writers’ festivals and writing centres.

Lee is the author of five books including The Writer Laid Bare, The Dangerous Bride and Imperfect.

Learn more about Lee here: https://leekofman.com.au/

Additional Information –

  • All participants attending events require a ticket, including adults and children.
  • Children must be supervised at all times.
  • Please contact the library to cancel your booking if you cannot attend.
  • If you feel unwell, please stay home, and contact the branch to cancel your ticket/s.
  • This event may be cancelled or if possible, moved to an online format at short notice. Myli will notify registered attendees via email of any changes made to this event.
  • Myli staff may photograph and/or film this event. Your image may be reproduced by Myli Community Libraries in publications and/or promotional materials (including online publications), on its website and/or on social media. If you do not wish to be photographed and/or filmed, please advise the organiser at the event’s start.

Information about Myli – Myli Community Libraries operates library services across the Bass Coast, Baw Baw and South Gippsland Shires. Visit our website at myli.org.au

School Holiday and Early Years Events – Myli Community Libraries is a child-safe organisation.


Drouin Library – Myli – My Community Library
136 Princes Way
Drouin, VIC 3818 Australia


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