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The Young And The Reckless: Writing For Teens
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Former student Cindy Lin’s debut novel, The Twelve, was published last month. It is the first in a new fantasy adventure series by Harper Collins Children’s Books, and is a Junior Library Guild selection and recently made the SoCal Indie Bestseller List. Cindy is...read more
Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor Donald Martin! Donald is teaching the in-person section of Beginning Writing for the One-Hour Spec on the UCLA campus (Reg# 369716) this Fall, and sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and his upcoming...read more
Student Rachel Vogel’s short story “Skinny,” which was completed in Paul Mandelbaum’s Short Story III winter workshop, has been accepted for publication by Harvard Review. Of her class experience, Rachel says, “Paul is an exceptional teacher who fosters a...read more
The Writers’ Program is happy to announce creative writing student Linda Abrams as the winner of the fifth Allegra Johnson Prize! Linda was nominated for the award by instructor Barbara Abercrombie for her memoir The Wrong House. Among the nominees, Maude Chilton —...read more
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