Samantha Hunt | Master Class

Online, Zoom Thursday, May 12, 2022

Empty Boxes

Like a loud silence, my favorite writing investigates the humble idea of a full emptiness. How do we write what cannot be said or cannot even be known? How do we use language to delve into mystery and wonder? With Haruki Murakami’s short story “UFO in Kushiro” (as well as a handful of other texts that make absence present) as a springboard, we will begin to create our own written pieces constructed around the idea of an empty box.

Samantha Hunt is the author of the story collection The Dark Dark (FSG) and the novels The Seas (Tin House), The Invention of Everything Else, and Mr. Splitfoot (both Houghton Mifflin Harcourt). She teaches at Pratt Institute.

Course Schedule
Thursday, May 12, 2022
6:30–8:30 p.m. ET
1 session
Online on Zoom

A limited number of scholarships will be offered for this Master Class. To apply, please email with the subject “Samantha Hunt Master Class Scholarship Application” 1) a short statement outlining your interest in this class, and how a scholarship would benefit you as a writer or a reader; and 2) a short bio. Scholarships will be awarded on a rolling basis.

Cost: $85.00

Online, Zoom
United States

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