Items Tagged With workshops

Writing Programs That Fit the Form

by Christine Koubek

News and Trends

Posted 10.12.16

November/December 2016

At community writing centers across the country, new workshop models offer sustained support for writers undertaking book-length projects, including novels and memoirs, satisfying a demand left unmet by MFA programs and shorter-term writing courses.

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Classroom as Community: Creating Safe Spaces in Creative Nonfiction Workshops

by Erika Anderson and Brian Gresko

Special Section

Posted 8.17.16

Erika Anderson and Brian Gresko

The writing workshop model presents a certain degree of risk—sharing artistic work inherently involves becoming vulnerable to critique and potential emotional fallout. Perhaps none experience this risk more than creative nonfiction writers, whose memoirs and essays are often deeply personal. Here, two writing workshop facilitators offer a set of guidelines for developing a safe, respectful workshop environment.

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A New Center for Black Poetics

by Tara Jayakar

News and Trends

Posted 8.17.16

September/October 2016

At the University of Pittsburgh, poets Dawn Lundy Martin, Terrance Hayes, and Yona Harvey recently established the Center for African American Poetry and Poetics—a creative think tank dedicated to studying, archiving, and promoting the work of African American poets.

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Writer’s Center Celebrates 40 Years

by Maya C. Popa

News and Trends

Posted 6.14.16

July/August 2016

Celebrating its fortieth anniversary this year, the Washington, D.C–based Writer’s Center remains committed to its original mission: the “creation, publication, presentation, and dissemination of literary work” both in the D.C. area and nationwide.

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Genres Published: 
Poetry
Subgenres:
Autobiography/Memoir, Prose Poetry, Narrative Nonfiction, Pop Culture, Journalism/Investigative Reporting
Book Types: 
Chapbook
Book Types: 
Short story collections
Book Types: 
Memoir
Book Types: 
Poetry collections
Formats: 
Paperback
Formats: 
E-book
Reading Period: 
Jan 1 - Dec 31
Reporting Time: 
Less than 3 months
Charges Reading Fee: 
No
Publishes Through Contests Only: 
No
Accepts Electronic Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Simultaneous Submissions: 
Yes
Accepts Unsolicited Submissions: 
Yes
Titles per Year: 
Greater than 20
Editorial Focus: 

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City: 
okc,
State: 
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