NYWC + More Art = Summer Arts Celebration!

Hear what NYWC Writers have been up to in Sunset Park this year at the More Art Summer Arts Celebration. Saturday, August 15 @ 2:00-5:00 p.m.

Writing Without Fear at the Cooke Center

Since 2014, NYWC leader Victoria Cho has facilitated a writing workshop at the Cooke Center, a program for young adults with special needs.

The kids are back: Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival!

When it comes to a community tradition in this ever-changing neighborhood that readers and writers from all generations flock to, nothing matches the power of NYWC’s Fort Greene Summer Literary Festival. Join us Saturday, August 22!

Return to Afro-Futurism & Magical Realism

Find inspiration from Octavia Butler, Toni Morrison, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, and YOURSELF in this open-genre workshop led by Angela Lockhart-Aronoff (pictured). Wednesdays @ 5:30-7:00 p.m. beginning September 23. Register today.

NYWC’s City Spirit Open Mic

We’ve been inspired by Green-Wood Cemetery’s beautiful grounds and historic interiors in NYWC workshops this summer. Join us as we share new poetry and prose — and come share yours too in this celebratory reading and open mic. Wednesday, July 20 @ 6:30 p.m. Details here.