NYWC’s Favorite Reads of 2018

Since the year is coming to a close, there are year-end lists everywhere. We thought it would be nice to get in on the fun by having our own list. We asked our wonderful NYWC staff, board members and workshop leaders to share their favorite thing(s) they’ve read this year. Many picked things that were […]

NYWC Workshop Leader Winter 2018 Cohort

We’re excited to welcome our Winter 2018 cohort to the NYWC Workshop Leader Community: Elaine Kim, Deborah Levine, Carla Murphy, Tasha Paley, Rona Tamir & Marcie Wolfe. After an extensive interview process, these talented individuals were chosen for NYWC’s Winter training and will be getting ready to facilitate our signature creative writing workshops in New […]

Writing Aloud with Ashley August!

Join us as we come together and Write Aloud Created by NY Writers Coalition in 2003, our Writing Aloud Reading Series is a free event that unites NYWC’s community of writers and activists with prominent literary figures to share prose, poetry, and other writings in safe and inspiring places. Here’s how it works: Listen and […]

Workshop Leader Applications are LIVE!

This winter, NYWC will have another round of Workshop Leader Training and we want writers and activists like YOU to apply and lead the charge in this transformative work. Whether you live in Brooklyn, the Bronx, Manhattan, Queens, Staten Island-your passion to build a community, provide a safe space and get the voices of others […]

NYWC Writing Workshops with Reimagine End of Life

We’re partnering up with The New York Public Library and Queens Library for a set of eight free creative writing workshops for Reimagine End of Life. Reimagine End of Life is a nonprofit dedicated to a community-wide exploration of death and celebration of life through creativity and conversation. This year they will be holding a number […]