Press Mentions

NY Times: NYWC’s Fort Greene Park Summer Lit Fest Young Writers Featured

Our free summer workshops for young people in Fort Greene Park are featured on the NY Times website.  About 40 young people aged 7-17 are writing with us every Saturday in the park, culminating in the 2010 Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival on Saturday, August 21 at 3 PM. More poems by our amazing […]

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 […]

NY Times: 2009 Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival

Our workshops for young people in Fort Greene Park are featured on the NY Times website.  Check it out here and also listen to 11-year-old Anjelica Amog readone of her poems!  More poems by our amazing young writers will be featured in the weeks to come. Added 8/6:  call for illustrators and a poem by […]