How the Light Gets In: Reading & Reception with Pat Schneider on May 17 at Greenlight Bookstore

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Praised as a “fuse lighter” by author Julia Cameron and “the wisest teacher of writing I know” by the celebrated writing guru Peter Elbow, Pat Schneider has lived a life of writing and teaching, passion and compassion. NY Writers Coalition owes a lot to Schneider — our workshop method and the spirit of all the […]

Dig Deep, NYWC’s online literary journal, is back!

Just in time for spring, Dig Deep, NY Writers Coalition’s online journal, is back! This quarter’s issue showcases prose and poetry in a variety of voices on topics of  memory, love, family, and new beginnings. We hope you enjoy reading them as much as we enjoyed watching them evolve through the writing process. This issue, we’ll dig […]

Join NYWC for Write Makes Might on April 13

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Join NY Writers Coalition for Write Makes Might, our seventh annual adult marathon reading. In a city full of stories, so much goes unheard, unnoticed or untold. The writers in Write Makes Might describe streets we’ve never walked, faces we’ve never seen, stories we’ve never heard. Reflecting the rich diversity of New York City, Write […]

NYWC Spring Fever: Tickets now on sale!

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In case you missed it, NYWC held off on our annual  Red & Black Party this year. And guess what? We’re feeling a little more than restless. Party with us at Jill Hoffman’s beautiful Tribeca loft, and catch Spring Fever with NYWC! Yes, the weather can be quite capricious this time of year. But we can promise: […]

Writers from Six NYWC Workshops Read Their Work at our First Writing Aloud Event of 2013

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On Tuesday, NYWC held its first Writing Aloud Reading Series event of the year. Our Writing Aloud series features a diverse group of writers from our various workshops throughout the city. Morgan Parker, the Education Coordinator at the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA, who were our hosts for the evening) and celebrated poet in her […]