Become an Idea Machine
Thursday, June 17th, 1 - 2:00 PM ET
ASJA Members, $30, Public, $55
Do you flip through magazines thinking, “Wow, who comes up with these great story ideas?” Sign up for our next mastermind session and it could be you! Whether you have a burning story idea in need of a tune-up or are looking for tips to boost your brainstorming power, writer and speaker Jack El-Hai will share his techniques for finding innovative ideas, weighing their merits, and manipulating them to make them even better. Whether you write fiction or nonfiction, you’ll leave with tips to employ immediately.
Jack El-Hai, a past president of ASJA, has long studied techniques for developing intriguing and original story ideas. He is the author of a dozen books about history, crime, and medicine, and he has written articles and essays for Smithsonian, GQ, The Atlantic, Scientific American, Discover, and other publications. Many of his stories have been optioned and adapted for film, TV, and podcasts. Find his work online at www.el-hai.com.