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 […]

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 […]

Writing Aloud with Patrick Roche!

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 […]