Myla Goldberg on the Craft of Writing – How to Use Fact and History in Your Writing Without it Totally Killing You

Heimbold Visual Arts Center Donnelley Film Theatre

Open to the public

/ Thursday


Depending on who you are, research can be intimidating or addictive, or some unholy combination of the two. But all of us, no matter what we write, work with facts and history at least some of the time. Don't fret: there are a slew of ways (old and new) to find out what you need to know, and some tried and true methods to approach how to work with what you find. Together we'll discuss how to track down info of all kinds, how to enter into the past, and how to know when research is your friend, and when it's your foe.

Read more about Myla Goldberg on her faculty profile.