Writing Aloud Celebrates LGBT Pride, June 14th!


Writing Aloud Reading Series returns with a unique inter-generational reading sponsored by SAGE, pairing LGBT elders with homeless LGBT youth, curated by NYWC workshop leader David Winter and featuring poet Angelo Nikolopoulos. Don’t miss it! Thursday, June 14, 2012 7:30pm 15th floor of 305 7th Avenue, (between 27th Street and 28th Street) View a map Free! Angelo […]

NYWC Podcast Episode 3: Ridge Kids/Ridge Girls

Episode 3: Ridge Kids/Ridge Girls (Click to listen/download.) Subscribe via RSS. Subscribe via iTunes. This episode showcases the talented kids from NYWC’s workshops in Bay Ridge, plus a couple original songs by James Power, based on poetry Adrienne Williams (written with us when she was 9). –Laura Solomon, NYWC Podcast Producer

Reading of the incarcerated and formerly incarcerated

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Join NYWC and the Metro NY Prison Librarians for a reading that will showcase a dynamic and stirring line-up of writers. You’ll hear voices from the inside and from all sides of the criminal justice system. Featured readers include NYWC workshop leaders Deborah Clearman, Rita Hickey, Patrick Mathieu, John Maney, and Rebecca McCray. Friday, May […]

Chapbook Launch Reading

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Join us to celebrate NYWC’s latest publication, Taking the Prompt, an anthology of poetry and prose by members of NYWC’s workshop at the Creative Center: Arts in Healthcare. This anthology spans human experiences from dealing with trauma to enjoying the small pleasures of everyday life, with strenth, emotional depth, and humor. A reception will follow the […]

NYWC’s Carley Moore and Madeleine George Book Launch Party and Reading


Join us to celebrate the publication of 2 Young Adult books by NYWC workshop member Carley Moore and NYWC Workshop Leader Madeleine George! Moore’s The Stalker Chronicles tells the story of high school sophomore Cammie Bliss who has long been labeled a stalker by her peers. But when a cute new boy named Toby arrives […]