By examining ground-breaking memoirs of the 21st century, this Between the Lines seminar will look at “What makes a story worth telling?”. By looking at renown authors use of “trigger words/situations”, implications of truth, against the “norm” behaviors and their rhetorical or persuasive structure; one can be able to understand why we love to read a memoir. Their reliability and unique structures make them a literary genre anyone can partake in and also a valuable real world read. This session will draw on specific memoirs including but not limited to The Liars’ Club by Mary Karr, When You’re Engulfed in Flames by David Sedaris and Loitering by Charles D’Ambrosia.Find out more »
Celebrate the legacy of former Peoria Mayor Jim Maloof with a night of unforgettable performances from the Peoria Players Theatre, Peoria Ballet Company, ICC Vocal Jazz, the Penguin Project, Central Illinois Youth Symphony Orchestra, ICC Hard Bop Jazz Band, Pride of Peoria Chorus, Sound of Illinois Chorus, and the Maloof Family all on one stage!
Get your tickets now through Arts at ICC — all proceeds go to benefit St. Jude!Find out more »