Classes & Workshops


These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.


Advanced Poetry

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Charlie Coté

Here is the class that will pick up where earlier workshops left off, where you will hone and focus your skills. Students will share their poems in a workshop-structured class… View More »

Beginner

Your Chapbook Summer (New)

July 10, 2017
Instructor(s): Albert Abonado

A poetry chapbook is a small collection of poetry, typically no more than 40 pages. A chapbook is a wonderful way to make a brief but powerful statement with your… View More »

Beginner

Introduction to Memoir

July 11, 2017
Instructor(s): Renée Schuls-Jacobson

The personal essay is the single best way to understand one of the basic rules of memoir: tell one story at a time. In this course, you will first create… View More »

Beginner

The Art of the Personal Essay: Telling Your Story (new)

July 11, 2017
Instructor(s): Joseph Carney

E.B. White wrote, “The essayist is a self-liberated man, sustained by the childish belief that everything he thinks about, everything that happens to him, is of general interest.” Only we… View More »

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Songwriting

July 12, 2017
Instructor(s): Maria Gillard

WRITE YOUR OWN SONG! This workshop is for beginning and advanced songwriters, poets, or those who are just curious! Learn how to write a song–creatively, lyrically and musically. Through free… View More »

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Introduction to Poetry: An Online Workshop

July 12, 2017
Instructor(s): Tom Fugalli

Whether you are completely new to poetry or need a course to refresh your writing, this class is for you. This is a comprehensive class for beginner to intermediate writers… View More »

Beginner

Intermediate Memoir

July 12, 2017
Instructor(s): Renée Schuls-Jacobson

This class is for those who have already started exploring their personal essays. Students will engage in an ongoing discussion of craft and technique, and work on the polishing and… View More »

Beginner

Twitter for Writers

July 12, 2017
Instructor(s): Robin L. Flanigan

Tweeting can help you become a better writer. Not only does the 140-character limit sharpen your prose, the social network introduces you to venues, authors, and conferences you never knew… View More »

Beginner

Blogging 101

July 18, 2017
Instructor(s): Jane Sutter

Do you have a lot to say on a topic and want to go beyond just posting comments on Facebook? Or perhaps you want to promote your expertise as a… View More »

Beginner

Introduction to Poetry

July 18, 2017
Instructor(s): Ryan Shepard

A strong focus on writing prompts, learning about craft, and discovering contemporary poets is what makes up this beginner’s poetry class. We will workshop our poetry in a supportive group… View More »

Beginner