June 17-18

 
Jeffery Renard Allen How Do I End This Thing?
Venise Berry Novel Writing: How to Create Powerful and Memorable Scenes
Jonathan Blum Creating Compelling Characters in Fiction
Thomas K. Dean Where Do I Start? Beginning the Memoir & Personal Essay
Diana Goetsch Warmth & Precision: The Art of Nonfiction
Eric Goodman Write Funny to Me
Sands Hall Showing & Telling: The Effective Use of Detail
Amy Hassinger The How of Where: Place as Character in Fiction & Creative Nonfiction
June Melby How (Not) to Get an Agent
Anna Morrison Writing the Miniature
Lon Otto Writing Travel: Fiction, Nonfiction, and Poetry

      

   

June 24-25

 
Mary Allen Writing from the Heart, for Beginners
Venise Berry Muddy Water: Controlling Plot, Subplots, and Plot Points in Your Novel
Sarah Busse & Jacqueline Martin Locating the Pulse in Children's Picture Books
Jacqueline Martin & Sarah Busse Locating the Pulse in Children’s Picture Books
Amy Butcher The Momentary MFA: The Essay
Kelly Dwyer  Flash Fiction in a Flash: Writing (and Submitting) Publishable Flash Fiction
Diana Goetsch  Am I Not a Writer?—A Workshop for All Genres
Lauren Haldeman Mixology: Writing from Source Material, with a Twist
Jim Heynen  The Art of the Character Sketch
Anna Morrison Screenwriting: Adaptation As Invention
Beau O’Reilly Making the Theatrical Monologue or Short Play
Juliet Patterson Everything You Want to Know about Publishing Poetry
Kathleen Rooney  Family Resemblance: Writing Across Genres
Sarah Saffian Memoir’s Family: The Politics of Writing about Loved Ones
Mary Kay Shanley The Why and How of Reflective Writing

                        

   

July 8-9

 
Susan Aizenberg  Poetry Craft Camp: Image, Metaphor, Sound & Repetition, and the Line in Syllabics
Nancy K. Barry Time Is a Verb: A Short Course in Manipulating Time in Memoir
Kyle Beachy Between Scene and Summary, Showing and Telling
Margaret Chapman Fiction & Fairy Tale
Kelly Dwyer Better Talky-Talky: The Art & Craft of Dialogue
Hugh Ferrer Who’s That Knocking? (Plot Fundamentals)
Garth Greenwell Voice in Fiction
Michael Morse  Better Blues: Writing Loss into Presence in Poems
Sandra Scofield “Aboutness”: Leash Your Novel, Shape Your Writing, Pitch Your Book

                                                   

   

July 15-16

 
Linda Bendorf  Jumpstart Your Creative Genius: Reclaiming the Writer Within
Kim Brooks Writing the Dysfunctional Family
Margaret Chapman  Novel Boot Camp
Mieke Eerkens Promptapalooza! Ten Prompts to Generate Ten Beginnings in Two Days
Cecile Goding “This Too Is Life”: Memoirs of Illness and Health
Wayne Johnson Telling the Tale: A Nonfiction Workshop
Sabrina Orah Mark Spill Your Guts: A Confessional Poetry Workshop
Malinda McCollum Two-Day MFA: Fiction Writing Workshop
Michael Morse  Revisionist Singing—Walking Your Poems through the Ages
Marc Nieson On Process & Progress
Jude Nutter The Word & the Image: Poetry & the Visual Arts
Rachel Pastan  Goodbye “Rising Action”: Other Ways of Thinking about Plot
Richard Thomas How to Publish Your Short Stories
Anthony Varallo          The 500-Word Story: A Writer’s Weekend