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Success: Chris Prangley’s Debut Nonfiction Book

Success: Chris Prangley’s Debut Nonfiction Book

Former student Chris Prangley's first non-fiction book, The Tech Sales Warrior, has been a number one bestseller in multiple categories on Amazon. Regarding his experience in the Writers’ Program, Chris, “Credits UCLA Extension's creative writing program as an awesome...

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Listen for Inspiration

Listen for Inspiration

Environment can play a large role in setting yourself up for productive writing. While in working toward being a professional writer it can be beneficial to be adaptable to varied writing conditions, knowing your ideal environment for being creative, and productive,...

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Success: Instructor Kevin Kelton Publishes Two Novels

Success: Instructor Kevin Kelton Publishes Two Novels

Screenwriting instructor Kevin Kelton recently branched out into fiction writing, writing not one but two novels out now! Kevin says, "Having written for television and film for most of my adult life, it had always been my secret ambition to write a novel. I started...

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Instructor Interview: Chris Atwood

Instructor Interview: Chris Atwood

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor Chris Atwood! Chris is teaching a section of Half-Hour TV I (reg# 386853) in our Remote Classroom format with weekly meetings on Zoom, starting Tuesday, July 5 this Summer. He sat down with us to offer some insight into creative...

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Summer 2022 Offerings

Writers’ Program Comprehensive Brochure

UCLA Extension Overview Brochure

Dates and Deadlines:

  • March 28 — Spring Quarter Begins
  • April 25 — Summer Course Enrollments Open
  • May 30 — Memorial Day Holiday
  • June 6 — Summer Advanced Course Submission Deadline
  • June 9 — Publication Party
  • June 20 — Juneteenth Holiday
  • June 21 — Summer Quarter Begins
  • July 4 — Independence Day Holiday
  • September 5 — Labor Day Holiday
  • September 18-23 — Writing Retreat at Lake Arrowhead

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