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Annie Lanzillotto's Memoir Workshop highlights Calandra Institute January programs

(Jan 08, 2015)

On Sunday, January 18, the John D. Calandra Italian American Institute will host a memoir writing workshop, “Documenting Family Stories, Giving Voice to Our Ancestors and Ourselves,” from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. In this workshop, Annie Lanzillotto will teach her signature writing techniques including  Action Writing, Spiral Writing, and Memory Scapes. Cost of the workshop is $100, which includes lunch. To register, RSVP by email to calandraworkshop@gmail.com.

On Thursday, January 22, at 7:30pm, Calandra will  host “The Psychological Challenges of Immigrant Life,” an event dedicated to an exploration of how the immigrant experiences may negatively impact mental health.  The event is free and open to the public.

All programs are held at the Institute:
25 West 43rd Street. 17th Floor
New York City
For more information, visit www.qu.edu/calandra.