Workshops change genre monthly, and make sure to mark your calendar with the date of the next class…these events slip by. We will do more in the coming year. Founded inthey have grown rapidly and have held more than 12, workshops.
We welcome writers of all genres and experience levels. NYWC hosts many workshops and events across the borough in public libraries, including bilingual Spanish workshops.
Meetup Borough wide A social networking app and website, in this context Meetup essentially serves as a Craigslist for writing workshops. The open mic really adds to the experience by allowing poets to perform AND workshop.
It was founded by Jeff Fingelman and David Grae in ; initially, they taught the workshop out of their living rooms. Today, Gotham Writers holds meetings in both Brooklyn and Manhattan. They also give writers the freedom to follow the workshop prompts or create their own.
That through encouragement and support, people grow as writers and artists.
We partner with public and private institutions, social service agencies, and social justice organizations to provide unique, empowering ongoing weekly creative writing workshops throughout New York City. We can achieve social change by providing access and opportunity for all writers, regardless of race, ethnicity, class, age, gender, sexual orientation and physical ability.