A FREE Writing Workshop gets started this Wednesday, February 1, at the Benjamin Hooks Library, 3030 Poplar. The workshop will be held once a week from 6-7:30 PM. The topic for the first class will be Generating Genre, taught by Skype Roberson.

Here’s the description from the library’s website:

Got a writing assignment or want to become a better writer? Don’t panic. “Compose Yourself” is a free writing workshop series hosted every Wednesday beginning February 1 – April 5, 2017 at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library (3030 Poplar Ave., L-56). Hosted in partnership with the University of Memphis Center for Writing and Communication, these classes cover a range of topics from Grammar 101 and Using Style in Writing to Being Aware of Audience and even How to Write an Apology. Each session will be taught by University of Memphis staff and contributors. No registration is required.