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2017 Nonfiction Workshops

We are SO excited about some nonfiction workshops we’ve got scheduled for 2017!

Nuts and Bolts of Science Writing
March 30-April 3, 2017
Faculty: Jennifer Swanson, Miranda Paul
Special Guests: Alison Weiss, Clara Gillow Clark
Skype Visitors: Angela Modany, Carol Hinz, Erica Wainer, Kathy Landwehr
Energize readers through active fiction and nonfiction writing that shines the light on exciting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) concepts. Find out more.

Writing for the Educational Market
June 25-29
Faculty: Jan Fields, Paula Morrow
Special Guests: to be announced
Would you like to have editors actually contacting you and asking you to write for them? Welcome to the educational market! Find out more.

Master Class in Writing Nonfiction for Children and Young Adults
July 16-20
Faculty: Suzanne Campbell Bartoletti, Don Tate, Gwendolyn Hooks, Larry Dane Brimner, Rich Wallace, Sandra Neil Wallace
Special Guest: Jessica Echeverria
Our master class explores nonfiction from many angles: the editorial, the business, and, most importantly, the art of telling true stories. Work with our talented group of mentors to explore factual writing through a range of topics, including nonfiction voice, biography, memoir, nature writing, science writing, and narrative nonfiction. Your mentor will help guide you in your revisions or explore story ideas during daily one-on-one sessions. Find out more.

The Art and Craft of Nature Writing
October 8-11
Faculty: Julie Zickefoose, Kate Garchinsky
Special Guest: Laurence Pringle
Discover nature and stories through guided observations, research, and mentoring. Find out more.

Posted on: January 16, 2017

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