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Upcoming Classes & Workshops

Nonfiction
5/12, 5/19, 5/26, 6/2, 6/9, 6/16

The Art of the Personal Essay

In this intermediate workshop, you will do close readings, complete generative exercises, talk craft, and complete a first draft of an essay
Reader Series
5/14

Working Class Science Fiction

From Le Guin's "The Dispossessed" to Newitz's "Autonomous," explore how science fiction has grappled with the future of work and the worker's place in society.
Writing Process
6/1

Bring Fun into Your Writing with Tarot Cards

This is a class for intermediate writers already working on a project and feeling stuck with character development.
Reader Series
6/5, 6/12, 6/19 & 6/26

The Modern(ist) Man: F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby and Ernest Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises

Discuss and analyze the representations of “the modern(ist) man” in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby and Ernest Hemingway’s The Sun Also Rises.
Writing Process
6/7, 6/14, 6/21 & 6/28

Story Through Improv - June 2021

Learn to bypass your inner critic using the techniques of improvisation, mapping your experiences and turning seeming mistakes into gems.
Poetry
6/8, 6/15, 6/22 & 6/29

Poetry as an Agent of Social Change - June 2021

The class examines the role of poetry in the social justice movement and provides participants with the opportunity to write, perform and possibly publish.
Fiction
6/10, 6/17, & 6/24

Read Like a Writer: Translated Treasures

Explore translated treasures and apply the techniques, imagery, and ideas used by foreign authors our own short stories.
Poetry
6/14, 6/21 & 6/28

There's No "I" in Poetry: Exploring Creative Ways to Begin a Poem

Too often a writer enters a poem in the same eye-witnessing way, using "I" to begin. This class will provide you with different strategies for beginning a poem.
Writing Process
6/15

Redefining Rejection

This class will arm you with 10 tips/tricks to forge a healthier relationship with rejection.
Fiction
6/23, 6/30, 7/7, 7/14, 7/21 & 7/28

The Art of the Short Story - June-July 2021

In this immersive fiction class, you can explore your imagination in new and creative ways.