Classes & Workshops

These Classes & Workshops are happening from today, forward.

Getting Started With Children’s Books, Part One

April 15, 2017
Instructor(s): Will Hubbell

Interested in writing for children? This seminar will get you started. Children’s author and illustrator Will Hubbell provides three hours of inspiration and information. Emphasis will be on the unique… View More »

Master Class: Sonnet as Argument with Myself

April 15, 2017
Instructor(s): Craig Morgan Teicher

The sonnet is really the only “popular” poetic form in the English language, the only form that’s been used widely for centuries. Why? Because its format demands are workable in… View More »

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Online Beginning Poetry

April 17, 2017
Instructor(s): Tom Fugalli

If you have ever been curious about poetry but have been afraid to try, this is the class for you. It will be a comprehensive class for beginner or intermediate… View More »


Getting Started as a Freelance Writer

April 18, 2017
Instructor(s): Ruth E. Thaler-Carter

Getting paid to write sounds like an exciting and fairly easy thing to do–but it takes more than good writing skills and imagination. Find out how to get started as… View More »


Advanced Poetry

April 24, 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 »


Fiction Tool Kit

April 26, 2017
Instructor(s): Wendy Low

Whatever kind of stories you aspire to tell—whether from life experience or imagination, whether short or novel length, realistic or fantastical, for children or adults—you’ll want to discover the tools… View More »

Intermediate Memoir

April 26, 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 »


Poems Speak: Sound Out!

April 27, 2017
Instructor(s): Marna Rossi

Do you enjoy performance poetry? Enliven your audience with a dazzling, audacious, or lyrical performance! You will have a chance to read your own poems and those of others as… View More »

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Intersections: A Close Look at How History & Culture Shape Our Identity, and How Experience & Imagination Allow Us to Make Sense of This Life

April 29, 2017
Instructor(s): M.J. Iuppa

This is a generative writing workshop. Participants will use free-writing exercises, revision, and in-depth feedback as tools to create creative nonfiction and poetry. Using professional models, the workshop will explore… View More »

Comedy Improvisation

May 01, 2017
Instructor(s): Megan Mack

If you enjoy the television show Whose Line Is It Anyway? this class is for you! You’ll learn the fundamentals of improvisation, including “yes, and,” teamwork, and developing a sense… View More »