Writing About Home Panel

Novelists and memoirists discuss their experiences writing about places they’ve called home. Moderated by Elizabeth Woodman. Featuring Elizabeth HeinSean IngramIris KapilElaine Neil Orr.

Some of the questions that will be explored:

  1. Did burrowing into home and personal history lead you in unexpected directions in shaping your narrative?
  2. How do you find the right balance in creating a sense of place that’s both finely honed (edited) and honest?

Panel Discussions
Location: Durham Central Park Pavilion Date: May 17, 2015 Time: 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Elizabeth Woodman Elizabeth Hein Sean Ingram Iris Kapil Elaine Neil Orr