Zoom Seminar: The Travel Essay, starts August 2, 2020
Sunday, August 2, 2020
Live Seminar Via Zoom at 6:00PM CST
As the travel industry works tirelessly to make a comeback after the devastating effects of the pandemic, take time to work on your travel essay-writing skills with internationally-published travel writer, Alex Temblador.
In this seminar, Alex will discuss the state of the travel writing industry, as well as provide information on what it takes to craft an engaging travel essay. Bring your best travel stories and participate in exercises that will help you to craft a travel essay that might one day be published.
- Alex Temblador | Live via Zoom
August 2, 2020 | 6:00PM - 9:00 PM CST
Seminar is fully ONLINE and meets via Zoom
Instructor Alex Temblador is the award-winning author of Secrets of the Casa Rosada and an internationally-published freelance writer. She received an MFA in Creative Writing from the University of Central Oklahoma and has since been a freelance writer for the last five years. Her Starred Kirkus novel has won such accolades as the NACCS 2019 Tejas Foco Young Adult Award, MG/YA Discovery Prize Winner of Writers League of Texas Book Awards, and Kirkus' Best of YA Books of 2018. Alex has two upcoming anthology publications, her creative work has been published in PALABRITAS and Cigale Literary Magazine, and her articles have appeared in outlets like Architectural Digest, Lonely Planet, The Daily Beast, Travel + Leisure, Bustle, Texas Highways Magazine, D Magazine, Fodors, among many others. In addition to being the moderator and brains behind Dallas' newest author panel series, LitTalk, Alex travels the world for her writing career and offers writing presentations and workshops at high schools, universities, and conferences in the U.S.