creative writing


Light Street Writers Exchange (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are welcome, as long as there is a desire to accept critique graciously and improve your craft. PLEASE NOTE THIS MEETING HAS MOVED TO ZOOM. Be […]


African American Poetry Celebration (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Come celebrate the rich history of African American Poetry with readings, discussion, and the history of some of the best loved poets and poems of all time. Bring a poem of your choice, or we’ll have some great works on hand if reading aloud isn’t really your thing. Registration is […]


Light Street Writers Exchange (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

A read and critique group for writers with interest in all forms of writing: poetry, novel, short story, creative nonfiction. Writers of any ability are welcome, as long as there is a desire to accept critique graciously and improve your craft. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85398737936?pwd=TkhZSHpjN0xCdEpmZ1JLN2JOcFIzUT09 Meeting ID: 853 9873 7936 […]


Asian American Authors in Conversation: Charles Yu, Author of ‘Interior Chinatown’ (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Please join us for an author interview and book talk with Charles Yu. We will discuss his latest novel, Interior Chinatown, which is available through NYPL catalog. Interior Chinatown has just won the National Book Award for Fiction and is under consideration for several other major literary prizes. The National Book Foundation has previously […]


TeenLIVE: Meet Emily X.R. Pan, Young Adult Author (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join us for our TeenLIVE event with Emily X.R. Pan! For our Fall author talks, we will be talking with Young Adult fiction authors about their work, their writing process, and more! Teens and their caregivers are welcome to join us for these conversations! Emily X.R. Pan will be in conversation […]


A Discussion on Creative Writing With A.S. King, Young Adult Author (Anne Arundel Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Author A.S. King, recipient of the 2020 Michael L Printz Award for the young adult novel Dig, will join us on Zoom to discuss the writing craft, including creative writing prompts, with teens and young adults working on their own creative writing projects. Teen Writers Club members and high school creative writing […]