The Personal Essay
with Rhea Gangavkar
Do you believe in the power of amplifying important & contemporary topics? I do. This course is an introduction to writing non fiction. We will read, discuss, reflect, provide each other feedback, learn how to pitch stories that we resonate with and connect to. We will learn how to structure non-fiction writing and build a compelling narrative, creating a space that is both conducive and reflective to and of our writing practices.
In this course, participants will learn how to identify the main elements of a non fiction piece, how to structure different types of non fiction pieces, & identify their reader. The participants will leave the course with pointers to pitch to various publications, identify and emphasize their writing voice, and a portfolio of pieces spanning across genres in nonfiction that they are passionate about.
Write more and have fun through engaging writing prompts
Discuss and evaluate your ideas with your classmates
Write without judgment
Drop a query and we will get in touch to answer all your questions.
Do you want to build a career around books? Learn about publishing houses and literary agents and the role they play in the creation of books. This could be the first step in your literary career!
Are you a writer trying to get your book published? Polish your book with our editing techniques and get insider knowledge of the publishing industry. Perfect your book proposal and learn the tricks and tips to getting published!
Limited seats available!
Head – Learning and Communities
Bound provides a variety of services that help writers develop their skills and get their work ready for publishing. Tara Khandelwal and Aishwarya Javalgekar offer manuscript and proposal edits and guide writers in developing their stories. Tara has edited many acclaimed books, including Three Impossible Wishes by Anmol Malik and Essential Items by Udayan Mukherjee.
Only our professional classes are certified. We specify which ones are certified in the list of classes above