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Point of View + Voice

  • Richardson Public Library 900 Civic Center Drive Richardson, TX, 75080 United States (map)

"Point of View + Voice"

with Carmen Goldthwaite

Award-winning author, teacher, and storyteller Carmen Goldthwaite will cover how the point of view you choose impacts your storytelling. She'll also tackle how to weave in your writer voice to make your story resonate. She will use literary examples from fiction and non-fiction to illustrate these concepts.


Carmen Goldthwaite, career journalist and syndicated investigative reporter, turned those skills into a spade to unearth stories of Texas women ranchers, lives and tales little known or long forgotten. She’s written their stories in Texas Ranch Women: Three Centuries of Mettle and Moxie and Texas Dames: Sassy and Savvy Women Throughout Lone Star History. She’s a popular speaker to Women’s Clubs and Texas Daughters of the Texas Revolution, Foundations and Libraries and Archives. She also serves as a Director of SMU DeGolyer Library’s Archives of Women of the Southwest and as Writer-in-Residence, TCU Schieffer School…Community Journalism.

The Writers Guild of Texas presents Guest Speaker / Program meetings on the 3rd Monday of each month in the Basement Program room of the Richardson Public Library. Visitors are welcome to attend.

Earlier Event: April 28
Spring Workshop
Later Event: June 18
WGT Summer Series – Part 1