As promised, here is a list of sites I found that either offer help in teaching memoir workshops or have workbooks to use in workshop. Please contribute links to your own workshops or resources you have or know of!
Here is a short pdf article on teaching workshops:
I’ve used this program before and it was very useful!
SOLEIL LIFESTORY NETWORK — Turning Memories Into Memoirs®
A blog with useful articles about Memoir Writing
Memory Writers Network
Another pdf with a course outline:
Reading/Writing Workshop Memoir, Dr. Beth Frye, Appalachian State University
A pdf lesson plan geared towards the younger generation
Genre Study: Teaching Memoir Writing by Donna Baker
An article on teaching memoir writing to senior citizens:
On Teaching Memoir Writing to Senior Citizens
Excellent resource (pdf) on teaching studio style memoir workshops
New Directions in Teaching Memoir A Studio Workshop Approach
That should keep you busy for today! Please contribute links to your own workshops or resources you have or know of!
Writing Your Memoirs Workshop: A Manual for Instructors Print version $18.95
Writing Your Memoirs Workshop: A Manual for Instructors Download (PC/iPad/Nook) version $5.99
Writing Your Memoirs Workshop: A Manual for Instructors Kindle Edition, Order at Amazon.com $5.99