Creative Writing Open House and Spring Writing Workshops @ Miami Dade College
Sunday, 02/11/2013, 06:30 pm – 08:30 pm
The Center At Miami Dade College
401 N.E. Second Avenue, Suite 4102 (Building 4, 1st Floor),
Miami, Florida 33132
New Creative Writing Classes at The Center@ Miami Dade College!
Do you have a drawer of old story drafts you want to revise? Ever think about turning your life story into a memoir? Has movie writing always intrigued you? Creative writing workshops and classes start this spring in Downtown Miami and Coral Gables!
Come Downtown and learn from the best with these spring workshops: Social Media for Writers with Will Plasencia, Advanced Fiction with David Beaty, The Writerâ€™s Journey: How the Movies Can Make Us Better Writers with Nicholas Garnett and Writing Memoir with Kathie Klarrich.
For those who prefer a weekend schedule, Books & Books in Coral Gables will host even more classes: Creative Writing for Teens with Gaby Triana, Storytelling Magic: Tools for Beginning Fiction Writers with Fabiola Santiago and The New Crime Wave: Using Mystery and Suspense in Short Stories with Lynne Barrett.
See below for a complete schedule with links to course descriptions.
For Registration and more information, click here
Open House: Creative Writing @ The Center
Monday, February 11 at 6:30 p.m.â€¨MDC Wolfson Campus, Room 2106, 300 N.E. Second Avenue, Miami.
Mingle with fellow writers and learn about The Center’s creative writing offerings prior to a craft talk with visiting author Amina Gautier, winner of the Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction for her short story collection At-Risk.
Spring 2013 Course Offerings
The Center’s non-Credit creative writing courses are offered throughout the year, giving aspiring writers the opportunity to receive critique and encouragement from published authors with extensive teaching experience.
Tuesdays: February 12 – March 5â€¨6:30 – 8:30 p.m. | Registration $90â€¨Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campusâ€¨Social Media for Writers with Communications Consultant Jami Reyes
Thursdays: February 21 – April 11â€¨6:30 – 8:30 p.m. | Registration $170â€¨Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campusâ€¨Telling Your Story Part 2 (Advanced Fiction) with David Beaty
Wednesdays: February 13 – May 1â€¨6:30 – 8:30 p.m. | Registration $270â€¨Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campusâ€¨The Writer’s Journey: How the Movies Can Make Us Better Writers with Nicholas Garnett
Mondays: February 25 – April 15â€¨6:30 – 8:30 p.m. | Registration $170â€¨Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campusâ€¨Writing Memoir with Kathie Klarreich
Courses offered at Coral Gables outreach locations:â€¨Saturdays: February 16 to March 23
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Registration $170â€¨Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gablesâ€¨Creative Writing for Teens with Gaby Triana
Saturday: February 23â€¨1 – 4 p.m. | Registration $40â€¨Coral Gables Museum, 285 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gablesâ€¨The New Crime Wave: Using Mystery & Suspense in Short Stories with Lynne Barrett
Saturdays: March 2 and 9â€¨10 a.m. – 1 p.m. | Registration $80â€¨Books & Books, 265 Aragon Avenue, Coral Gablesâ€¨Storytelling Magic: Tools for Beginning Fiction Writers with Fabiola Santiago
Save the date! Spring 2013 Miami Writers Instituteâ€¨Wednesday, May 8 through Saturday, May 11â€¨Workshops with authors Mat Johnson, Jacquelyn Mitchard, Rosecrans Baldwin and more to be announced. Information and registration open February 2013.