Writing Workshops offer a nurturing environment in which writers learn more about the craft of writing. These classes are typically taught by widely published and award-winning authors. Workshop coordinators may list their guidelines at Submit Your Announcement.
Application Deadline: September 27, 2014
October 2-5, 2014
The fiction workshop will be led by acclaimed writer Heather O'Neill, finalist for the Orange Prize and Governor General's Award. The poetry workshop will be led by the internationally celebrated poet Brenda Shaughnessy, winner of the International Griffin Prize, PEN/Open Book Award, and the Lambda Literary Award, among other honours. The mixed genre workshop will be led by Mikhail Iossel, award-winning writer and founder of SLS, as well as a regular contributor to The New Yorker. The 4-day intensive program will also feature lectures and readings from some of Montreal’s finest writers. See website for more information.
The Highlights Foundation offers workshops for children’s writers year round. See website for specific workshops & dates. http://www.highlightsfoundation.org/upcoming-workshops/
Atlantic Center for the Arts (ACA) is a non-profit multidisciplinary artist residency facility located at 1414 Art Center Avenue, New Smyrna Beach, FL, 32168. ACA organizes many programs for artists of all ages and professional levels. See website for more information.