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Sat, Feb 22: 11:00am - 6:00pm
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30 W 16 St
New York, NY 10011 (Map)
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- Class Level: Beginner
- Age Requirements: 18 and older
- Average Class Size: 30
What you'll learn in this nonfiction writing course:Brush up on the fundamentals of article writing through a combination of fast-paced lectures and writing exercises that immediately let you try your hand at what you've just learned.
The One-Day Intensives are fun, fast-paced immersions in a type of writing. You’ll get a mixture of brief lectures that hit the high-points and writing exercises that let you immediately try your hand at what you have just learned. The one-days provide an excellent overview of their fields, ideal for both the beginner and someone wanting a quick refresher course. Come in to class with a notepad, pen, and desire to learn. By the end of the day, you’ll be a more knowledgeable and skilled writer.
One-Days are for beginners or anyone who wants to brush up on the fundamentals.
Topics include: Structure, angles, "ledes," research and selling your work.
About Article Writing Classes:
Note: Feature articles are fact-based journalistic pieces. Reporting—research and interviewing—is essential. This course does not cover pieces that are purely literary or opinion-based, such as personal essay, memoir, reviews, and opinion pieces.
Cancellation PolicyTo receive a refund or credit, a student must withdraw by written notification mailed or faxed to us. Refunds and credits are determined by the day that faxed notification is received. The postmark is used when the notice is mailed. Failure to attend classes or notifying the instructor does not constitute official withdrawal. If you withdraw from a course at least two business days before the first class meeting, you are entitled to a full credit toward another Gotham class (including the $25 registration fee) valid for one year or refund less an administrative fee of $25 and the $25 registration fee.
If you withdraw from a course at least two business days before the second class meeting, you are entitled to a Gotham credit toward another class (not a refund) of the amount you paid less the $25 registration fee and less a prorated amount for the first class meeting. Credits are valid for one year and can not be changed into refunds.
No refunds will be given one business day prior to the first class meeting or thereafter; no credits will be given one business day prior to the second class meeting or thereafter. Refunds take up to six weeks to process.
Teacher: Ken DerrySee Classes Taught by This Teacher »
Ken Derry is the deputy editor of Yankees Magazine, the magazine of the New York Yankees. He has written articles for the New York Times, ESPN.com, Outside, Runner’s World, Bicycling, AM New York, the Times of Trenton, Blue, the Rough Guides, and Shecky’s Nightlife Guides. He holds a BA from Old Dominion University and an MFA in Fiction from the New School.
Start Dates (2)
Sat, Feb 22 11:00am - 6:00pm
30 W 16 St
Btwn 5th & 6th Avenues
New York, NY 10011
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School: Gotham Writers' Workshop
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