Free Writing Workshops for Young Women Writers at The Carnegie Center
The Carnegie Center, located in Lexington, Kentucky, is taking applications for the 2016 Young Women Writers Program, a series of free writing workshops geared toward youth interested in expressing themselves through writing. A committee will choose 6 promising writers in grades nine to twelve to participate in six 4-hour workshops.
February 13: Magical Realism with Sarah Combs
February 20: Creative Nonfiction with Journey McAndrews
February 27: Fantasy with Gwenda Bond
March 5: Spellbinding:The Art of Performance with Bianca Spriggs
March 12: TBA
March 19: Poetry with Kate Hadfield
Writers with professional literary backgrounds will teach the participants how to express themselves through different genres such as sci-fi, young adult fiction, and creative nonfiction. Participants will also master the methods of giving a successful public reading, as well as learn about different careers in writing and publishing.
Deadline for applications is January 8, 2016. Download an application here.
The Carnegie Center for Literacy & Learning
251 West Second Street
Lexington, Kentucky 40507
P:(859) 254-4175 / F:(859) 281-1151
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