Have you ever considered writing a memoir or are in the process of writing one right now? Come out for our October speaker: an award winning-author and lecturer at Stanford, John W, Evans, who will go through the steps of writing a memoir.

John W. Evans is the author of three books: Should I Still Wish: A Memoir, Young Widower: A Memoir, and The Consolations: Poems. His books have won multiple prizes including the Peace Corps Writers Book Prize, a ForeWord Reviews Book Prize, the River Teeth Book Prize, and the Trio Award.

John is currently the Draper Lecturer of Creative Nonfiction at Stanford University, where he was previously a Jones Lecturer and a Wallace Stegner Fellow. He lives in Northern California with his wife and three young sons. He recently finished his first novel, Spring Past.

 

When: Monday, November 12th, at 6pm
Where: Harry’s Hofbrau, 390 Saratoga Ave, San Jose, CA 95129
Cost to attend : $15 for Members, $20 for Guests
(Cost of admission includes a $10 rebate on the purchase of a dinner)