Anndee Hochman
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The Heart & Craft of Memoir at the 22nd Annual Winter Poetry & Prose Getaway, January 16-19, 2015, Atlantic City area featuring poets Kim Addonizio and Stephen Dunn. In my memoir class--aimed at both beginning and further-along writers--you'll practice the craft of turning significant life moments and events into literary prose. Other workshops include poetry, fiction, nonfiction, screenwriting and songwriting. Enjoy challenging and supportive sessions, insightful feedback, and an encouraging community. Early registration discounts and scholarships available. Learn more:

November 13-19, 2010. Heart and Craft: A Memoir Workshop for Women in La Barra de Potosi, Mexico. We will spend six days together in the vibrant fishing village of La Barra, writing stunning prose about the lives we’ve lived. For beginning and experienced writers. $1,000 (early bird registration by July 1) includes tuition, accommodations in the magical Casa del Encanto, six days’ breakfast and dinner and van to/from Zihua airport.

For details and application, e-mail Anndee using the contact form or

Anndee is available as a reader, speaker or writing workshop leader for book fairs, schools, reading groups, Jewish organizations, women’s groups and community centers. Past appearances include:

  • YWCA reading and memoir workshop, Philadelphia
  • reading and talk at Temple Shalom Sisterhood dinner, Broomall, Pennsylvania
  • reading and discussions with fiction, journalism and composition classes at Temple University, Bryn Mawr College and Swarthmore College

Tell Me a Story: In this two-session workshop at the West Windsor Arts Council in New Jersey, parents and children age nine or older will share and write stories of important moments in their lives. June 3 and 10, 1-3 p.m.. More information and registration at




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