NYWC receives a 2012 Challenge America grant from the NEA

The National Endowment for the Arts just announced that NYWC is one of just 162 organizations nationwide to receive a 2012 Challenge America grant.  The grant will support our 2012 Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival. You can read more about the grants here at the NEA’s website.  

2012 Red and Black Party! Save the date February 13, 2012

Join us Feb 13, 2012 from 6;30 to 8:30 PM for our Red and Black Party, NYWC’s annual celebration of Love’s two-faced heart! Toast love, lust and loss as we raise our martinis to love’s swooning, two-faced, delusional heart. Proceeds benefit NYWC’s free, unique and powerful creative writing programs across New York City. Singles, couples, triples, the […]

NYWC Program Internship Opportunity!

NY Writers Coalition seeks a Program Intern to support our free creative writing programs for unheard New Yorkers.  2012 marks our Tenth Anniversary year and will feature many exciting events and public programs designed to raise funds and increase public awareness for NYWC.  The Program Intern will gain experience with many aspects of the nonprofit arts […]

November 2011 NYWC Community News

Workshop Leaders in the Limelight:    Charles Geer Austin will be a featured reader and Deborah Clearman will also read at the Saturn Poetry Series on Monday, November 7th at the Nightingale Lounge on 13th Street and 2nd Avenue in the East Village at 7 PM. Frank Haberle‘s story Digger will appear in the upcoming MSR Sports Fiction […]

Welcome to the new NYWC website!

You may have noticed something new! We have relaunched our website, with a fresh look and a brand new bookstore! Our new website was made possible through funding from the 2011 JPMorgan Chase Regrant Program, administered by the Brooklyn Arts Council, Inc. (BAC). Thanks to Melissa Cahill of Panoptic Marketing for all of her hard work […]