The 92nd Street YMHA, which offers an impressive list of classes and lectures, will offer a travel writing workshop. Admittedly, this class sounds different than traditional travel writing classes, but it sounds intersesting. Here are the details:
What: The Art of Travel Writing
When: Thursdays, October 5, 2006
Time: 6:30 pm – 9::00 pm
Cost: $300 for six sessions
Instructor: Ben Downing
Course Description: This introductory class emphasizes ambitious, adventurous travelogues. It is largely a writing workshop, but part of each session includes discussions of travel masterworks by writers such as Patrick Leigh Fermor and Peter Fleming. Students do not need to have extensive travel experience.
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