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Developing writers, amplifying voices, and transforming our community through storytelling.

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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.
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


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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