May 23 @ 12:00 pm
Writing Intensive: 6 Week Writing Workshop with Dana De Greff!
Writing Intensive: 6 Week Writing Workshop with Dana De Greff
Classes are weekly every Sundays, May 23-June 27, 12-2pm EST. Six (6) classes in total.
Registration: $400 per person (+ tax & fee) which includes six (6) classes.(*capped at 10 people)
About the Workshop:
For those who want to take their writing to the next level in a small, intimate setting, and meet other like-minded individuals, this is the course for you. Prior to each meeting, participants will read each other’s chapters or stories (around 15 pages each) and give feedback to the author, creating an organic group to offer constructive criticism, tips, and motivation. There will also be optional prompts and condensed craft lectures tailored to issues that organically arise from each week’s readings.
This course is designed with the goal of generating pages and having eyes on those pages, and is best for those who are well into a draft of a book, or looking to revise a story, essay, or creative-nonfiction piece for publication.
About the Instructor:
Dana De Greff holds a Masters in Fine Arts in fiction from the University of Miami. She has taught Creative Writing classes at the University of Texas at Austin, the University of Miami, Miami Arts Charter, and Books & Books.
She is the author of Alterations (winner of the 2018 Rane Arroyo Chapbook Series published by Seven Kitchens Press), recipient of the 2018 Lillian E. Smith Writer-in-Service Award, and the 2017-2018 Literary Artist-in-Residence at the Deering Estate. She has been accepted or awarded scholarships from Tent: Creative Writing, the Tin House Summer Writers’ Workshop, The Key West Literary Seminar, the Lemon Tree House Residency in Tuscany, and Hedgebrook.
Her work appears in Cosmonauts Avenue, PANK, Origins Journal, Philadelphia Stories, and Gulf Stream Magazine, among others. Most recently, she’s the recipient of a 2021 Pushcart Prize Nomination for her story “Storms,” published in the Winter 2020 Issue of Jabberwock Review and was selected as a finalist for the 2021 Key West Literary Seminar’s Marianne Russo Award for her novel-in-progress, EVERYDAY MYSTICISM. She is represented by Writers House.
Learn more @DeGreffWriters and danadegreff.com