Nonfiction Writing Courses NYC

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Nonfiction Writing Courses Coming up in New York

For nonfiction writers (eg. memoir, magazine, and personal essay) interested in working towards some form of publication. Each week particip

$265
+2650 pts
T.   Sep 9th - Oct 14th, 6:30pm
Intermediate
Tuesday September 9 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $265
Tuesday October 28 6:30pm - 8:30pm 6 Sessions $265
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Mark Twain said the difference between the right word and the almost right word is the “difference between lightning and lightning bug.”

$315
+3150 pts
T.   Sep 9th - Oct 21st, 10am
All levels
Tuesday September 9 10am - 12pm 7 Sessions $315
Tuesday October 28 10am - 12pm 8 Sessions $315
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Every life has stories worth telling. This workshop provides tools to overcome fear of the blank page and writing prompts to jump-start the

$315
+3150 pts
T.   Sep 9th - Oct 21st, 1:15pm
All levels
Tuesday September 9 1:15pm - 3:15pm 7 Sessions $315
Tuesday November 4 1:15pm - 3:15pm 7 Sessions $315
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These days almost everyone’s first destination for reading is the web, but there is a boundless amount of content competing for eyeballs.

$315
+3150 pts
Th.   Sep 11th - Oct 23rd, 6:45pm
All levels
Thursday September 11 6:45pm - 8:45pm 7 Sessions $315
Thursday October 30 6:45pm - 8:45pm 8 Sessions $350
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Discover how to work as a writer in a changing industry by completing two publishable pieces. This class will show you where opportunities a

$550
+5500 pts
Th.   Sep 4th - Oct 23rd, 6:45pm
Beginner

This class is an introduction to putting together a non-fiction book proposal. So, you’ve found a killer true story and you want to write

$15
+150 pts
T.   Sep 9th, 6:30pm
All levels

This open-level class is for anyone interested in writing personal narrative in any form -- memoir, creative nonfiction, or personal essay.

$315
+3150 pts
T.   Sep 9th - Oct 21st, 6:45pm
All levels
Tuesday September 9 6:45pm - 8:45pm 7 Sessions $315
Tuesday November 4 6:45pm - 8:45pm 7 Sessions $315
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This new class is a perfect opportunity for teenagers in the midst of the college application process. Classes will help students sharpen th

$315
+3150 pts
M.   Sep 8th - Oct 20th, 4:30pm
All levels
Monday September 8 4:30pm - 6:30pm 7 Sessions $315
Monday October 27 4:30pm - 6:30pm 8 Sessions $350
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Whether you’re working on a memoir, personal essays, travel stories or a blog, you’re writing creative nonfiction. This workshop will ex

$400
+4000 pts
T.   Sep 9th - Sep 30th, 6pm
All levels

In this workshop, we'll take your idea, develop it, and turn it into something you can write and sell. Got a great idea for a nonfiction boo

$550
+5500 pts
Th.   Sep 4th - Oct 23rd, 6:45pm
All levels

This course helps students refine their skills at writing and pitching feature and travel articles for magazines and newspapers. The focus i

$445
+4450 pts
W.   Oct 8th - Dec 10th, 7pm
Advanced

Brush up on the fundamentals of article writing through a combination of fast-paced lectures and writing exercises that immediately let you

$150
+1500 pts
Sa.   Sep 13th, 11am
All levels
Saturday September 13 11am - 6pm 1 Session $150
Friday November 7 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
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Go deeper into some of the major principles of Sense Writing and learn how to use them to support yourself in and out of the workshop. Make

$310
+3100 pts
Th.   Nov 6th - Dec 11th, 7pm
Intermediate

This class will teach you fact-checking basics, whether you’re applying for a job as a fact checker (although rare, they do still exist) o

$15
+150 pts
W.   Sep 24th, 6:30pm
All levels

Using a variety of tools, such as visualizations and accessible physical and writing exercises, develop your voice as a writer. Clarify the

$310
+3100 pts
Th.   Sep 18th - Oct 23rd, 7pm
All levels

Whether you’re writing a nonfiction book, a magazine article, or checking the facts about anything that really matters to your health, hom

$200
+2000 pts
Sa.   Sep 20th, 10am
All levels

Brush up on the fundamentals of writing with a mixture of brief lectures and writing exercises that let you immediately try what you've just

$150
+1500 pts
Sa.   Sep 13th, 11am
Beginner

Eliminate bad writing habits and begin cultivating confidence through practice and praise. Develop an awareness of your strengths and weakne

$324
+3240 pts
M.   Oct 6th - Nov 10th, 10am
Beginner
Monday October 6 10am - 1pm 5 Sessions $324
Monday October 6 7pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $324
Tuesday October 7 2pm - 5pm 6 Sessions $324
Tuesday October 7 7pm - 10pm 6 Sessions $324
Friday October 10 10am - 1pm 6 Sessions $324
Saturday October 18 2pm - 5pm 5 Sessions $324
Tuesday October 28 7pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $324
Wednesday November 5 7pm - 10pm 5 Sessions $324
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In this one-day workshop, we’ll explore the art of the idea and take a look at the differences between non-fiction, fiction and memoir. Th

$82
+820 pts
Sa.   Sep 20th, 10am
All levels

In this course, you'll discover dialogue techniques that you can apply to fiction, nonfiction, screenplays, teleplays, or stage plays. Throu

$150
+1500 pts
F.   Sep 12th, 10am
Beginner
Friday September 12 10am - 5pm 1 Session $150
Saturday November 15 11am - 6pm 1 Session $150
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