Archives for March 2010

Ridge Kids Kick Off National Poetry Month

Join us as four of our very own talented Ridge Kids kick off National Poetry Month at I Speak of the City: An Evening of Poetry dedicated to the Big Apple. Galilee Best, Hannah Puelle, Christina Economakos, and Stavroula Economakos will share their poetry alongside poets from the most extensive collection of poems ever assembled […]

Celebrate Spring in Brooklyn! A FREE performance featuring NYWC young writers, April 9th and 10th

Eight talented young writers from NYWC’s workshops at the Brooklyn Public Library, Bay Ridge and the Fort Greene Park Summer workshops will join the amazing teen dancers from Creative Outlet for two nights of dance and spoken word at Brooklyn Celebrates Spring, sponsored by A.R.T./ New York. Friday night’s performance will feature readers from the […]

The Huffington Post: NY Writers Coalition, Writing Saves Lives

Workshop leader, Andrea Chalupa wrote about NYWC for The Huffington Post. She highlights the impact our writing workshops have for people of all backgrounds, including our workshop at the Jan Hus Neighborhood House. Read an excerpt here: In a letter to friends, F. Scott Fitzegerald wrote, “A writer not writing is practically a maniac within himself.” Those […]