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Apr
3
The purpose of this circle is to offer a safer space for BIPOC womyn to write and share our truths. It will also serve to build a strong BIPOC womyn’s writing community. Each session will include writing prompts, time for sharing, and encouraging feedback from classmates. One week of the ...
Start Date
Saturday, April 3rd
Note
Meets Saturday
Duration
April 3rd - May 8th
Time
10:00am - 12:00pm
Cost
Free
Instructor

LeTonia Jones & Tanya Torp

Venue
Online
Apr
6
Join a lively, diverse group of people exploring nonfiction writing, including personal essays, columns, magazine pieces, and autobiography. This is a chance to limber up as a writer, get feedback from others, and gain confidence in an affirming atmosphere. Neil is the author of FatherLoss: How Sons Deal With the ...
Start Date
Tuesday, April 6th
Note
Meets Tuesdays
Duration
April 6th - May 25th
Time
12:00pm - 1:30pm
Cost
$104
Instructor

Neil Chethik

Venue
Online
Apr
7
Join Sylvia Lovely for a three-part seminar series on how to write the stories of your life. From cave wall hieroglyphics to the great literary works, we are hard-wired to describe and understand our lives and the times in which we live through stories. Some say, “I do not have ...
Start Date
Wednesday, April 7th
Note
Meets Wednesdays
Duration
April 7th - April 21st
Time
6:00pm - 7:30pm
Cost
$39 ($33 for Good Foods owners)
Instructor

Sylvia Lovely

Venue
Online
Apr
8
For anyone who has ever wanted to freelance write, this class will teach you what freelance writing is, how to get assignments, what tools of the trade you'll need, and how to manage the business end of freelance writing. By the end of this class, you'll not only know where ...
Start Date
Thursday, April 8th
Note
Meets Thursdays
Duration
April 8th - May 13th
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$78
Instructor

Liz Carey

Venue
Online
Apr
12
If you've taken our 'Introduction to Food Writing' course—or you've spent time working independently on your food writing—this class can help you take your career to the next level. Instructor Ashlie Stevens will help you perfect the basics of crafting pitches that communicate to editors exactly what you want to ...
Start Date
Monday, April 12th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
April 12th - May 3rd
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$52
Instructor

Ashlie Stevens

Venue
Online
Apr
19
Are you witty, funny, or insightful? Do you have opinions and experiences that would make a great contribution to one of your favorite magazines? Or would you like to write down your thoughts for loved ones or friends? Personal essays are a combination of memoir, opinion, experience, and creativity. How ...
Start Date
Monday, April 19th
Note
Meets Mondays
Duration
April 19th - May 24th
Time
5:30pm - 7:00pm
Cost
$78
Instructor

Janna McMahan

Venue
Online
Apr
19
We need to expand our understanding of memoir; it is actually the writing of history from often ignored points of view. From researching a time period, to fearlessly making use of family letters and other papers, to unfettering your imagination to fill in the blanks, this writing intensive will inspire ...
Start Date
Monday, April 19th
Note
This class meets daily, Monday through Friday, for one week.
Duration
April 19th - April 23rd
Time
2:30pm - 5:30pm
Cost
$130
Instructor

Sallie Bingham

Venue
Online
May
5
“Pull up a chair. Take a taste. Come join us. Life is so endlessly delicious.” — Ruth Reichl Learn how to convey the most elemental of experiences in words that will be savored long after your work is read. We'll read compelling food narratives and give you the ingredients to ...
Start Date
Wednesday, May 5th
Duration
May 5th - May 5th
Time
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Cost
$30 ($27 for Good Foods owners)
Instructor

Ellen Brikett Morris

Venue
Online

We hope to see you soon at the Carnegie Center, home to the Kentucky Writers Hall of Fame and writers and readers of all levels.

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Monday – Thursday: 10:00am – 7:30pm
Friday: 10:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:00am – 2:00pm
Sunday: CLOSED

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