via press release:
OWN LAUNCHES FIRST ‘OPRAH’S LIFECLASS’ BRANDED E-COURSE ON OPRAH.COM OCTOBER 20
Register Now For “Oprah’s Lifeclass Presents Brené Brown: The Gifts of Imperfection, A 6-Week eCourse” at oprah.com/brenebrowncourse
Los Angeles, CA – “Oprah’s Lifeclass,” OWN’s Emmy® Award-winning interactive series from Harpo Studios, will offer its most in-depth initiative to date with the launch of the network’s first online eCourse - “Oprah’s Lifeclass Presents Brené Brown: The Gifts of Imperfection” - beginning Sunday, October 20 on Oprah.com.
In this groundbreaking six-week online class, Oprah enlists author, professor and TED speaker Dr. Brené Brown to lead a hands-on course designed to explore the guideposts for wholehearted living featured in Brown’s New York Times best-selling book, “The Gifts of Imperfection.”
“It’s been a dream of Oprah’s to offer course work online for our viewers,” said Erik Logan, president, OWN and Harpo Studios. “We are grateful to take that immersive, innovative next step with a thought leader like Brené Brown, who captured the attention of millions with her groundbreaking TED talk.”
Developed specifically for Oprah viewers worldwide, the eCourse offers a unique online experience through creative explorations, live online Q&A sessions with Brown and a robust social component. Students will begin each week with an intention setting exercise from Brown and a special video from Oprah sharing her own perspective on each new lesson.
This eCourse is the second “Oprah’s Lifeclass” branded online initiative on Oprah.com, following the popular “Oprah and Deepak: 21-Day Meditation Challenge” series which features Oprah and world-renowned author and pioneer in mind-body medicine, Dr. Deepak Chopra.
Interested eCourse participants can register via www.oprah.com/brenebrowncourse. Early registration for the six-week course is $69.99 through September 28, 2013 at midnight ET. After that, the cost of the course is $79.99.