Attend Our Free Public Workshops this Winter!

Stay nice and warm this winter by joining us at our free, drop-in, public workshops throughout Brooklyn, Manhattan & Queens. These workshops are open to writers of all genres and background levels. Notebooks and pens will be provided, all you have to do is bring yourself and your imagination. Instead of freezing your hands off […]

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 […]

On The Same Page with NYWC

NY Writers Coalition has served hundreds of men, women, and youth through our Criminal Justice Writing Program on Rikers Island, and we fully support the freedom of expression and the importance of the written word. We are excited to continue the mission of Free Minds Book Club & Writing Workshop: to respond to and uplift our fellow writers–behind bars […]

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 […]

Join Us at the 13th Annual NYWC Write-A-Thon!

What The 13th Annual NYWC Write-A-Thon When Saturday, October 13th, 2018 Where The Writers Room (740 Broadway at Astor Place, 12th Fl., New York, NY 10003) About the Day NY Writers Coalition’s annual Write-A-Thon is a daylong creative writing event at the beautiful Writers Room in Greenwich Village. Participants can work on existing pieces, write […]