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GrubStreet, Boston's creative writing center

Instructor, July 2021-present, classes including:

  • Creating a Sustainable Writing Practice

  • Getting Unstuck

  • Beginnings and Endings

  • Jumpstart Your Writing

  • Jumpstart Your Memoir

  • Memoir In Progress

 

AimeeChristian.Net

Instructor and editor, July 2021-present, classes including:

  • Writing Personhood: For Adoptees

  • The Perfectly Balanced Writing Group

  • Writing The Truer Version of Your Story

  • Intro to Writing for Creatives

 

Writing Community Member

Submission committee member and reader for Tell-All Boston, a live on-stage literary reading series dedicated to memoir and personal essay

Memoir Incubator application reader and rater

Participant of two writing groups

 

Hippocampus Magazine

Creative Nonfiction volunteer reading panel member

 

Uncomfortable Revolution

Ask Aimee: volunteer advice column for new parents of disabled kiddos

 

E D U C A T I O N

Hedgebrook

Radical Craft Retreat with T Kira Māhealani Madden, 2022

 

JaneFriedman.com

Four-part course on developmental editing with Allison K. Williams, 2021

 

GrubStreet, Boston's creative writing center

Memoir Incubator, 2020-2021

Master Memoir, Spring 2019, Fall 2019

Harvard University

Master of Education

Master of Arts

Hunter College of the City University of New York

Bachelor of Arts

 

R E C O G N I T I O N

Honorable Mention, The Fountain Magazine Essay Contest 2020-2021 

Unruly Retreat Recipient for womxn who parent, 2021 (postponed due to COVID)

Pauline Scheer Fellow at GrubStreet, Boston's creative writing center, 2020-2021 

Named Parent-Writer Author Fellow of the Martha’s Vineyard Institute of Creative Writing, 2020 (could not attend due to COVID)

P U B L I C A T I O N S

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