Cleveland, OH – Literary Cleveland, a non-profit organization committed to building a vibrant community of readers and writers in Northeast Ohio, is excited to announce its upcoming January workshops and events.
The workshops cover a wide range of literary subjects and genres, including creative nonfiction, poetry, marketing, speculative fiction, blogging, and strategies for submitting original work to literary journals. Here they are in chronological order:
In addition to these new workshops, Literary Cleveland will continue its monthly "Between the Lines" event at The Happy Dog Euclid. Each event features a local author who reads from original work, speaks on the craft of writing, and engages in conversation with audience members. January's "Between the Lines" event features "True Crime Addict" author James Renner, and takes place 7pm on Wednesday, Jan 18th.
Literary Cleveland strives to advance the literary arts by offering classes, workshops, readings, and networking events at libraries, bookstores, and other venues around town. In addition to helping local writers strengthen and develop their craft, the organization aims to build a strong network of writers and connect them to their community.
2016 marked a year of exciting growth and development for Literary Cleveland. The organization welcomed over 300 new and founding members, was awarded 501(c)(3) non-profit status, and offered 50 workshops and networking events that served more than 1,600 participants.
In the year to come, Literary Cleveland looks forward to building on these successes, expanding its base, and continuing to offer quality programming to Northeast Ohio's literary community.
For more information on our upcoming workshops and special events, check out our website (http://www.litcleveland.org/), Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/litcleveland/?fref=ts), and Twitter (https://twitter.com/litcleveland).
Mission statement: Literary Cleveland helps writers develop their craft, builds a strong network of writers, and connects writers to the community.
Vision statement: Literary Cleveland serves writers and readers through a collaborative network of services that inform, advance and elevate the literary arts for the benefit of all in the Northeast Ohio region.
To create a strong community of readers and writers in Cleveland, Ohio through workshops, classes, readings and other events.