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Black Punk Now: An interview with Instructor Chris L. Terry

Black Punk Now: An interview with Instructor Chris L. Terry

Chris L. Terry is an author, former musician, and illustrious UCLA Extension Instructor. He recently co-edited an anthology on the black punk movement called Black Punk Now. He was kind enough to sit down with us to talk about his new book, his writing process, and...

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Instructors & Their Pets: Koji Sakai and Coffee

Instructors & Their Pets: Koji Sakai and Coffee

Koji Steven Sakai is an illustrious screenwriter, producer, and one of our favorite screenwriting instructors. He's also someone else's absolute favorite person; a rescue pup named Coffee. She is his steadfast writing companion and entertainment specialist. Koji was...

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Veteran’s Day: Writers’ Program Veterans

Veteran’s Day: Writers’ Program Veterans

This past Friday November 10th was Veterans Day, a day to honor the many men and women who have served in our armed forces. November is also Veterans & Military Families Month and Warrior Care Month, a time to reflect on how we care for veterans and the sacrifices...

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Winter 2024 Offerings

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Dates and Deadlines:

  • July 25 — Fall Quater Enrollment Opens
  • September 4 — Labor Day Holiday
  • September 5 — Fall Advance Course Submission Deadline
  • September 19 — Fall Quarter Begins
  • September 24-29 — Writing Retreat at Lake Arrowhead
  • November 6 — Winter Quarter 2023 Enrollment Opens
  • November 10 — Veterans Day Holiday
  • November 23-24 — Thanksgiving Holiday
  • December 23-January 3 — Christmas/New Year Closure
  • January 8 — Winter Quarter Enrollment Opens

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