Bordeaux-USA provides to residents of Gironde the opportunity to share Franco-American friendship, culture and ideas through English-speaking events and our Library in the heart of Bordeaux.
We can try for FREE to take part in one talk (Thursday evening 7:00 pm) OR one conversation hour (see 'Practice your English' tab).

Friday, November 24th (10am - Noon) Writer's Workshop with Chuck Grieve: How to Self Edit your Work

Editing your own work is difficult. In this workshop, award-winning writer and editor Chuck Grieve shares tricks of the editing trade, common pitfalls and common-sense solutions, some of the tools you should and shouldn’t use, and practical tips on improving copy.

Chuck is a writer and editor with his own small publishing house which specializes in memoir and non-fiction. He also gives seminars on writing and editing. Most recently he hosted two workshops at the 2017 Chartroux Literary Festival. 

Participants should bring two double-spaced hard copies of some of their own (preferably unedited) prose work, length 1,000-1,500 words.

5 euros for Members & 9 euros for Non-members.

Contact Concetta at by Tuesday, November 21st if you would like to sign up.