The Writing Center
To register please call 914-606-6830 and press option 1
Writing Pictures of Our Lives
Draw your life story through poetry and short prose. Read poetry and prose poetry that provides a framework for telling a story. Respond to writing prompts designed to explore perspective, dimension, shading, and other techniques used in the visual arts. Open new avenues for stories that have walked a well-worn path. Enjoy projections of artwork, post cards, picture collections, your own personal photographs and symbolic objects to transform the classroom into a place of the imagination. Leave this workshop with three new pieces of writing.
CE-WRITG 2098, 4 Wed., Oct. 31-Nov. 21, 10:00 am-12:00 noon, GTW-140, $95. A van Buren. #83484
Color the Page with Words: Poetry Writing Workshop
Join the conversation between poetry and visual art and share your original writing in a supportive environment. Each workshop features themes found in poetry and art. Innovative writing prompts linked to form and poetic technique will inspire you to write, on the spot! Surprise yourself with what you find as you listen to others and express your own creative voice. For all levels.
CE-WRITG 2080, 3 Tues., Oct. 30-Nov. 13, 6:00-8:00 pm, KNC-2, $60. A van Buren. #83084
A Writer’s Workshop
This 3-part workshop offers writing prompts, exercises, and strategies to spark and inspire creativity in whatever genre you prefer. Gentle feedback is available from class and instructor to start and stay with your writing project.
CE-WRITG 2099, 3 Thurs., Sept. 27-Oct. 11, 1:30-3:30 pm, KNC-3, $75. K Rippstein. #83506
Memoir: Writing the Stories of Your Life
Discover how to turn your life stories into a well-crafted memoir. Writing exercises and critiques will be used.
CE-WRITG 2087, 5 Tues., 10:15 am-12:15 pm, KNC-3, $110. J Lawrence.
Sec. A: Sept. 25-Oct. 23. #82411
Sec. B: Nov. 6-Dec. 4. #83261
The Writer’s Circle
Join this writer’s circle and actively participate in the sharing of each other’s written work. Get positive feedback in a non-threatening environment; you’ll all become your own editors and critics as you strive to make your writing the best it can be. The instructor will offer comments and editorial advice both in class and by email.
CE-WRITG 2068, 6 Tues., Sept. 11-Oct. 16, 6:00-8:00 pm, AAB-310, $120. V Dacquino. #83280