Discover Classes. Earn Rewards.

Writing Classes in NYC, New York

Types of Writing Classes:

Apply Filters

Common Time Filters

Weeknights
Weekends

Days of the Week
What days are you free to take a class?

Class Times
What time are you able to take a class?

Class Schedule
When are you looking for a class?

Currently viewing classes from to

Where do you want to take your class?

Skill Level

Duration

Age

How many seats do you want?

Searching

Writing Classes Coming up in New York

147 classes have spots left

How to Write an Artist Statement

at Penumbra Foundation | CAP - Murray Hill 36 E 30th St, New York, New York 10016

This one-day introduction to art writing allows you to articulate the unique nature of your own photographic practice. It is ideal for those who are building a website or submitting applications for grants, residencies, colleges, or graduate schools, and may be uncomfortable writing about their work. Through in-class exercises, students will use myriad...

Saturday Sep 28th, 10am - 5pm

Writing for Children II: Developing Your Manuscript

at Continuing Professional Studies at Bank - Morningside Heights 610 W 112th St, New York, New York 10025

Now that you've found your voice and your story, this is the workshop to help serious writers refine your manuscript. We recommend taking WFC I: Writing Your First Children's Book prior to this workshop, but it's not required.

Monday Oct 21st, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

  (4 sessions)
$350

4 sessions

Be first to know about new writing classes

Add this topic and we'll let you know about new classes, trending topics and last minute discounts

Follow

Screenwriting Alchemy

at The Science and Art of Writing - Flatiron 39 W 29th St 2nd Fl, New York, New York 10001

4 Week workshop for Screenwriters, TV writers, & Web series creators  First, middle, or final drafts. Learn how to turn any pages - into great ones.  Cliche transforms into familiar but different, expository morphs into extraordinary, confusing into profound, and average into extraordinary.  ​Discover how to shape-shift...

Wednesday Sep 25th, 7pm - 9:45pm

  (4 sessions)
$225

4 sessions

How to Write a Non-Fiction Book Proposal

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

Do you want to turn your reporting or your passion project into a non-fiction book? First, you’ll need to convince an agent or a publisher that your idea is marketable. That’s where the book proposal comes in. In this workshop, entertainment journalist and published author Jennifer Keishin Armstrong will take you through the following elements,...

Tuesday Sep 24th, 6:30pm - 9pm

The Art of the Image: A Poetry Master Class

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

This master class considers the construction of imagery in poetry—from subject to simile—and how the undertone of music in a line can help bolster that image. From Bishop’s fish to Shaughnessy’s octopus, from Williams’ plums to Hughes’ festering raisin—explore the image: what what drives our lines and what we often find most memorable...

Sunday Oct 6th, 2pm - 3:30pm

CourseHorse Gift Card

Thousands of classes. No expiration. You choose the $ amount. Select a category or let the recipient pick.

Buy a Gift Card

Poetry with Délana R. A. Dameron

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Over the course of this poetry writing workshop, writers will take their cue from the works of Lucille Clifton, a writer whom poet Mari Evans contends, reflects optimism, an emphasis on “the qualities which have allowed us to survive, and the belief that we have the ability to make things better.” We will investigate and interrogate their own personal...

Tuesday Oct 29th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)
$385

4 sessions

Memoir with Anya Yurchyshyn

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Our personal stories are a vital part of who we are. When we explore our stories by writing memoir, we have the opportunity to understand our experiences more deeply and give others a chance to reflect on theirs. In this course, students will produce and share original autobiographical work, examine aspects of craft such as voice, structure and narration,...

Wednesday Oct 16th, 6:30pm - 9pm

  (4 sessions)
$385

4 sessions

Get Published: A Primer for Writing for the Web

at Q.E.D. - Astoria 27-16 23rd Ave, Astoria, New York 11105

You may have heard it's tough to make money as a writer, but the truth is some of the largest publications in the world pay people like you to write awesome content that brings readers to their sites. If you're ready to see your own byline alongside your favorite writers on the media channels you visit every day, sign up for this primer in getting...

Saturday Sep 21st, 12pm - 1pm

Designing E-Mail Newsletters

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

E-mail newsletters are quickly becoming one of the most popular ways deliver the news and for good reason. The open rate of email newsletters is comparatively high -22% according to MailChimp-, the technology involved comparatively cheap, making it a great product for news organization big and small to grow subscriptions and memberships. In this workshop,...

Wednesday Oct 16th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$119

2 sessions

Elegy and Ode with David Yezzi

at 92nd Street Y - Upper East Side 1395 Lexington Ave, New York, New York 10128

Explore poetry’s divided duty—to celebrate, to commemorate—in this weekend intensive. Working from models by Elizabeth Bishop, John Keats, Pablo Neruda, Sappho and others, students will compose original poems and participate in group discussion. Special attention will be paid to the ways in which song underlies these age-old forms.

Saturday Nov 16th, 12pm - 3pm

  (2 sessions)
$400

2 sessions

Bootcamp: Practical Machine Learning for Journalists

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 230 West 41st Street, New York, New York 10036

BOOTCAMP: PRACTICAL MACHINE LEARNING FOR JOURNALISTS with John Keefe, the technical architect for bots and machine learning at Quartz Welcome to the next generation of data journalism: Recognize cases when machine learning can help in investigations, use existing and custom-made tools to tackle real-world reporting issues, and avoid bias...

Saturday Oct 26th, 10am - 5:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$600

2 sessions

Resume Writing, Networking, & Interviewing Workshop

at Improving Communications - Midtown 800 Third Avenue Ste 2800, New York, New York 10022

It’s time to move on—or maybe you’ve been “in transition” for too long. Either way, you need some input so that you know what others see when they look at your résumé, and what they hear when they interview you.   Participants will engage in a training session to improve and refine their résumés. Opportunities to engage in one-on-one...

Wednesday Nov 6th, 9:15am - 5pm

$830.50

Taking a class with friends or coworkers?

Explore private event options.

Learn More »

Politics And Race Commentary

at Newmark Graduate School of Journalism - Midtown 219 W 40th St, New York, New York 10018

Learn to write persuasive and sincere commentary about U.S. politics and the politics of race One way to share your expertise, establish your professional reputation, raise the visibility of your organization and promote a cause dear to your heart is to pen persuasive commentary. As a senior writer at The Root, Terrell J. Starr will talk about having...

Wednesday Dec 4th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

  (2 sessions)
$79

2 sessions

The Creativity Workshop

at The Creativity Workshop - Midtown 1441 Broadway 6th Fl, New York, New York 10018

The Creativity Workshop in New York City will help you become more creative in your personal and professional life. We use many techniques in creative writing memoir, art, photography, storytelling, mapmaking, mindfulness and guided visualization to help you explore your inner creativity. The Creativity Workshop is an experiential course of doing...

Friday Oct 11th, 10am - 1pm

  (4 sessions)
$895

4 sessions

Business Grammar & Usage: English Boot Camp

at Improving Communications - Midtown 800 Third Avenue Ste 2800, New York, New York 10022

Business people who know grammar judge others based on their correct (or incorrect) usage. Be the professional who is able to be clearly and correct in writing. Business Grammar & Usage: English Boot Camp is the answer for today’s business competitive environment. Interactive instruction and collaboration with your fellow attendees means that...

Wednesday Oct 23rd, 9:15am - 5pm

$693.55
Reset all filters.

No results found

Try removing some filters.

Loading...