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May
18
Have you ever wondered what it takes to be a children’s book author? This seminar introduces the children’s market subgenres and provides pointers for targeting your story. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than 130 books for children with sales totaling more than 43 ...
Start Date
Wednesday, May 18th
Note
one-time ONLINE
Duration
May 18th - May 18th
Time
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost
$35
Instructor

Marcia Thornton Jones

Venue
Online
Jun
13
Join an imaginative, diverse group of genre writers looking to improve and expand their abilities in these forms of fiction. This is a chance to learn sci-fi and fantasy writing tips, get feedback from others, and gain confidence as you write in these genres. Horror is also welcome. Z Knight ...
Start Date
Monday, June 13th
Note
No class July 4
Time
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Cost
$84
Instructor

Z Knight

Venue
Online
Jun
14
Join Tiffany Reisz in an MFA-style fiction workshop. Writers should be published or pursuing publication with a finished novel or short story. Writers must provide 10–20 pages for workshopping. Limit: 8 participants. Tiffany Reisz is a USA Today bestselling and Lambda Award winning author, and lives in Louisville. Her novel ...
Start Date
Tuesday, June 14th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Time
5:15pm - 7:15pm
Cost
$150
Instructor

Tiffany Reisz

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second St.
Jun
15
Would you like to learn how to write fiction? This interactive six-week skill-building workshop is ideal for newer writers or those new to fiction. Each week, we’ll explore, discuss, and do in-class practice exercises for one area of focus: plot & point of view, setting & theme, characterization, action, description, ...
Start Date
Wednesday, June 15th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
June 15th - July 20th
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$98
Instructor

Lisa Haneberg

Venue
Carnegie Center
Address
251 W. Second Street
Jun
18
This seminar introduces the children’s market subgenres and provides pointers for targeting your story. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than 130 books for children with sales totaling more than 43 million copies world-wide. This class is suitable for beginning levels ...
Start Date
Saturday, June 18th
Note
One-time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$35
Instructor

Marcia Thornton Jones

Venue
Online
Jun
20
Find focus, gain confidence, and learn about writing fiction for kids through discussion, peer-sharing, and writing exercises. Come with a work-in-progress–or at least an idea for one. Led by Marcia Thornton Jones, an award-winning author who has published more than 130 books for children with sales totaling more than 43 ...
Start Date
Monday, June 20th
Note
Meets Mondays ONLINE
Time
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cost
$128
Instructor

Marcia Thornton Jones

Venue
Online
Jun
23
Gothic fiction is a vibrant, exciting genre—encompassing authors as diverse as Shelley and Faulkner and Moreno-Garcia. This group will dive into the world of gothic fiction through writing exercises, exploration of the breadth of the Gothic through readings, as well as sharing writing. It will pay close attention to elements ...
Start Date
Thursday, June 23rd
Note
Meets Thursdays
Time
7:00pm - 8:30pm
Cost
$84
Instructor

Cassie E. Brown

Venue
Online
Jul
30
As writers of historical fiction, we need to listen to the past and reinterpret it so that modern audiences can understand and relate to it. This workshop will focus on strategies for researching the past and effectively incorporating it into your stories. Angela Jackson-Brown is an award-winning writer, poet and ...
Start Date
Saturday, July 30th
Note
One-time
Time
10:30am - 12:30pm
Cost
$35
Instructor

Angela Jackson-Brown

Venue
Online

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Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
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