First Draft: A Literary Social with ‘Pemi Aguda
Wednesday, July 14 @ 6:30 pm
A guided writing prompt with a twist.
Because writing is thirsty work.
Have a drink. Write a story. Have another drink. Write a better story.
Miami Book Fair presents First Draft, a series of informal writing events that turn happy hours into great stories.
You’re inspired. But you’re also thirsty. Bring your own drink and log in for a First Draft event and a guided writing prompt. Share your writing. You never know what you might knock out as you knock one back!
Instructor: ‘Pemi Aguda
Theme: The Moment of Imprint
‘Pemi Aguda is from Lagos, Nigeria. She is a graduate of the Helen Zell Writers’ Program. Her novel manuscript won the 2020 Deborah Rogers Foundation Writers Award, and she is currently a 2021 fiction fellow with the Miami Book Fair. Her stories have appeared in Granta, Ploughshares, American Short Fiction Online, Zoetrope: All-Story, among others. | pemiaguda.com