American Indian Arts screenwriting faculty Ken White will offer a free seminar introducing the craft of screenwriting 1-3:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 26 at Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston.White will offer an overview of the “fabric” of the story, economy of action lines to screen and how to write with a specific scale of project in mind. The class is in Reid Hall, Room 202. People can reserve a space by emailing Jan Johnson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
White is a poet and screenwriter who divides his time between Montana and Southern California and teaches Screenwriting in the MFA program at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe. He co-wrote and co-produced the feature film “Winter in the Blood,” and has adapted Debra Earling’s “Perma Red” for the screen, which he is attached to direct. He is currently adapting the YA novel “Stolen” for the screen with Lucy Christopher. White is the author of one book of poems, “Eidolon” (2013).