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Writing workshops as group therapy

March 26, 2012

Tags: memoir, reminiscence, Guided Autobiography, writing workshop

Steve Almond's essay Why Talk Therapy Is on the Wane and Writing Workshops Are on the Rise (NY Times Magazine 3-23-12) is about the rise of MFA programs. It ignores a huge not-so-snootily-literary group: people who take life writing workshops because (more…)