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Writers Studio now open for enrollment!
Enrollment is now open for the 2020 Writers Studio, held February 27 – March 1, 2020. Scroll down below for all the offerings!
Here’s what some former Writers Studio participants have to say about their experience.
“This was my first writing class since undergrad 20 years ago and it was the perfect jumping off point for me to begin my writing life.” Sarah Reese, Manzanita, Oregon
“It will wake you from your pathetically unproductive malaise and force you to do what you always threatened to do.” Brent Giannotta, Pasadena, California
“You will gain the courage to tell the story you were meant to tell.” Jamie Curtis, Powell, Ohio
Offered by the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program, the Writers Studio brings together a community of writing students to workshop with some of Southern California’s most accomplished writers and teachers.
From among the 12 offered courses, participants choose one workshop in which they work closely with a professional writer in classes limited to no more than 15 people.
For more information: email@example.com or (310) 825-9415.
“I loved the compact intensity of 4 solid days. Although it is a big emotional investment, the concentrated work and togetherness could never be replicated in a weekly course.” Preston Fordstrom, San Francisco, California
Writing Your First Novel with Noel Alumit
Writing the Young Adult Novel with Erin Entrada Kelly
Writing Your Memoir with Antonia Crane
Writing the Personal Essay with Amy Friedman
Structuring Your Story with Jeanne De Vita
Marketing and PR for Writers and Agents with Katie Dunham
Writing Memorable Scenes for Fiction and Nonfiction with Natashia Deón
Writing Your First Screenplay with Koji Steven Sakai
Creating the Half-Hour Television Pilot with Eric Abrams
Creating the One-Hour Television Pilot with Zac Hug
Creating Powerful Scenes and Sequences for Movies and TV with Roberto Marinas
Showrunners Boot Camp with Cynthia Hsiung
Heard good things about the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program but not sure what it’s all about? Click here for details about who we are, what we do, and why we’re the best choice for your writing education.
Not sure which course to take next quarter? Click on the link below to discover the many options available to you.
Earned your certificate but want to stay connected to the Extension community? Click here to see all the benefits enjoyed by UCLA Extension Alumni.
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Dates and Deadlines:
- January 6 — Winter Quarter Begins
- January 14 — Open House
- January 30 — Certificate Resource Session
- February 1 — Progress Party Reading
- February 27 – March 1, 2020 — Writers Studio
- March 4-7 — AWP Conference
- March 26 — Cerficate Resource Session
- April 1 — Screenwriting Competition Deadline
- April 2 — New Student Orientation
- April 10 – 12 — WonderCon
- May 2 — Progress Party Reading