Archives for March 2011

Writing from Rosie’s

Hot off the press: NYWC’s latest chapbook of poetry and prose from women in the Rose M. Singer Center, New York City’s jail for women on Rikers Island. In the words of Workshop Leaders Jackie Glasthal and Nancy Sanchez-Taylor, “Being in prison is not supposed to be easy or enjoyable. Yet by getting to know […]

NY Writers Coalition receives a $25,000 grant from Amazon.com!

NYWC is pleased to announce we have received a $25,000 grant from Amazon.com to support our Youth Writers Program and the 2011 Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival. We are excited to be receiving this grant for the second year in a row. Amazon.com has been a fabulous partner in nurturing the next generation of writers, and […]