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Nonfiction
7/5, 7/12, 7/19, 7/26, 8/2, 8/9, 8/16 & 8/23

Advanced Essay Writing: The Braided Essay

In this eight-week course, students will read through contemporary examples of braided essays and discuss their meaning, construction, and mechanics.
Writing Process
7/6, 7/13, 7/20 & 7/27

Developing a Writing Habit - July 2022

This class will help you develop writing habits that will boost your confidence, help you find your “voice,” and keep your writing process in motion.
Multigenre
7/6, 7/13, 7/20, 7/27, 8/3 & 8/10

Image & Memory

Image & Memory is a multi-genre workshop for writers who are just starting out or who need a fresh way to bring forth their stories and poems.
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Upcoming Events

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Breakthrough Writing Residency

Apply for Literary Cleveland's free year-long writing residency and work one-on-one with a mentor to complete a book-length project.

Inkubator Conference

September 9-10, 2022

Literary Cleveland's Inkubator Writing Conference is one of the largest free writing conferences in the country.

July 9, 2022

See Our Light

June-July

Free writing, storytelling, and digital fabrication program for Glenville residents.
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Gordon Square Review

Literary Cleveland's biannual online literary journal

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