$30 courses from the Writers’ Program
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Introduction to Picture Books with April Halprin Wayland, Alexis O'Neill and Barney Saltzberg
Learn how to start writing picture books in this basic workshop for absolute beginners.
Saturday, April 3, 2021, 12:00PM PT – 3:00PM PT
Poetry as Self-Portrait with Rosebud Ben-Oni
Learn how poets apply the concept of the self-portrait to their work and begin your own drafts.
Saturday, April 10, 2021, 10:00AM PT – 1:00PM PT
How to Submit to Literary Magazines with Colette Sartor
Learn how to submit your work for publication in literary magazines in this practical workshop with advice, techniques, and resources to help you.
Saturday, April 24, 2021, 10:00AM PT – 1:00PM PT
Adapting Literature, Myths, and Fairy Tales for New YA Audiences with Kim Askew
Use familiar tales and stories as a jumping off point to craft your own young adult novel.
Saturday, April 3, 2021, 10:00AM PT – 1:00PM PT
How to Format Your Script Like a Pro with Karl Iglesias
Upgrade your professional screenwriting skills in this practical course covering the basics, tips, and tricks of successful formatting.
Saturday, April 17, 2021, 10:00AM PT – 1:00PM PT
Writing an Effective Query Letter with Dara Hyde
Navigate the complex agent search process in this workshop offering advice and actions for finding the right agent for your work.
Saturday, May 8, 2021, 10:00AM PT – 1:00PM PT