Instructor Interview: Brian Sonia-Wallace

Instructor Interview: Brian Sonia-Wallace

Welcome new Writers’ Program instructor, Brian Sonia-Wallace. Brian is teaching a section of Personal Essay I (Reg# 375766) on Thursday evenings (7pm-10pm PT) this Fall. He sat down with us to offer some insight into creative life and his upcoming course. What sparks...
Success: Paria Hassouri’s Debut Memoir

Success: Paria Hassouri’s Debut Memoir

Former student Paria Hassouri has just released her debut memoir. Of the experience, she says, “I’m a pediatrician and mother of three who took my first UCLA extension class in September 2018, and now just two years later, I am a published author. My book,...
Success: Renata Khoshroo Louwers Essay in Anthology

Success: Renata Khoshroo Louwers Essay in Anthology

Current Certificate student Renata Khoshroo Louwers’ essay, “Renounce and Abjure All Allegiance” was included in the anthology, My Shadow Is My Skin: Voices from the Iranian Diaspora, published by the University of Texas Press in March 2020. About her essay, Renata...
NEW Courses for Fall 2020

NEW Courses for Fall 2020

NEW Courses for Fall 2020 We’re still here, and we’re still all online for Fall quarter. That doesn’t mean we’re not innovating or creating new opportunities, though. In addition to our brand new membership program WP NOW (which among its many benefits offers an...
Success: Maggie Morris’ Personal Essay Published

Success: Maggie Morris’ Personal Essay Published

Current Certificate student Maggie Morris had a personal essay published earlier this year. Maggie says, ““Hyena,” my personal essay published by Entropy this past April, confronts the culpability of women in the age of #metoo. Structured through manic Google search...

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