Workshops

Dates
Title
Action
Topics
May 7–May 12, 2018
Writing and Revising Narrative Nonfiction 2018

Learn narrative nonfiction storytelling skills and get the feedback you need to complete your revision. A writer of narrative nonfiction >>

  • Nonfiction
  • Writing Intensive
June 24–June 28, 2018
Writing for the Educational Market 2018

Would you like to have editors actually contacting you and asking you to write for them? Welcome to the educational >>

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
July 8–July 13, 2018
Summer Camp at the Barn: A Week of Creative Mentorship 2018

Keynotes, workshops and a creative mentor to provide one-on-one support. The Highlights Foundation tackles summer camp a bit differently than >>

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
July 15–July 19, 2018
Master Class in Writing Nonfiction for Children & Young Adults 2018

Work with our talented group of mentors to explore factual writing! Nonfiction matters. Publishers crave it. Teachers and librarians need >>

  • Nonfiction
August 3–August 7, 2018
Revision Retreat 2018

Intended for writers wanting to revise a draft of a manuscript and explore proven techniques for self-editing. In this working >>

  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction
  • Novels
  • Writing Intensive
August 8–August 11, 2018
Nuts & Bolts of Science Writing 2018

Energize readers through active fiction and nonfiction writing that shines the light on exciting science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) >>

  • Nonfiction
October 18–October 21, 2018
Telling It True: The Art of Storytelling in Picture Book Biography and Narrative Nonfiction 2018

Engage children in the lives of others through captivating events and compelling narrative threads. Names may not hook your readers, >>

  • Nonfiction
October 28–October 31, 2018 Presale
Writing Cross-Culturally 2018

Please note: we are still confirming these dates, finalizing the curriculum, and adding faculty to this workshop–but we wanted to >>

  • Deepening Perspectives
  • Fiction
  • Nonfiction