‘Til Next Year: 8th Annual Fort Greene Park Summer Literary Festival Recap

Last Saturday at the Prison Martyrs’ Monument in Fort Greene Park, moms, dads, grandmas, great aunts, picnickers, lovebirds, strangers, and friends gathered to hear stories by the young writers of the NY Writers Coalition summer workshops, and  from acclaimed writers Tayari Jones, Earl Lovelace, and Jessica Hagedorn.

Ridge Kids Book Release Party

On September 3rd, a party was held at the Brooklyn Public Library, Bay Ridge Branch to celebrate the release of the latest NYWC publication, Ridge Kids 2009. Parents, friends, library staff, and local Council Member Vincent Gentile cheered on the brave and talented young writers as they read their work aloud to a packed room. […]

The Write Stuff: First Annual Youth Marathon Reading

Join us on March 14, 2009, 2pm at The Brooklyn Central Library, Trustees Room at Grand Army Plaza for an afternoon of original writing by young writers from NYWC workshops. This free event will feature writers between the ages 7-18 from all over New York City together sharing one stage. Don’t miss it!