Veterans Writing Workshop: Session 2

Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Truman Auditorium & Cohen Center
Event Type: 
In Person Event

The Veterans Writing Workshop series is designed to help veterans, active military, and their family members develop writing and narrative skills that can empower them to tell their stories. Each of the sessions is free and conducted by professional writers and educators; providing the same high level of instruction as a college or university writing course.

The workshop series is free and open to past or present military members and family members of veterans over the age of 16. Minors must be accompanied by guardian. Lunch is provided.

Attendees must register for each session and are strongly encouraged to attend all three.


For questions or to register for other sessions in the series, visit or call 816.701.3425.

Presented by: Veterans of Foreign Wars of the U.S., Missouri Humanities Council, Kansas City Public Library, Moral Injury Association of America

Schedule - Saturday, October 8, 2022
9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Negotiating Your War Story in Poetry
12:30 – 1 p.m. Lunch break – meals provided
1 – 4 p.m. The True War Story