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Cleveland Public Library Branch Libraries
6901 Superior Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44103
Have a story to share? Looking to hone your prose? This 4-week workshop is designed to help you get started on a short piece of fiction. Together we’ll take a crash course in the basic craft elements, read a sampling of the best contemporary literature, and generate new material with occasional writing prompts. You'll also have a chance to receive feedback on your work. Fiction of any form, length, or genre is welcome. No experience necessary.
Matt Weinkam is a writer, editor and college instructor with published work in Denver Quarterly, Sonora Review, New South, Midwestern Gothic, Split Lip, Covered w/ Fur, DIAGRAM, Quarter After Eight, Electric Literature and Mutilations on a Theme: Best Innovative College Writing among others. Matt is founding editor of Threadcount Magazine and a former Managing Editor of Passages North literary journal. He holds an MA in creative writing from Miami University, an MFA in fiction from Northern Michigan University, and he has taught creative writing as far away as Sun Yat-sen University in Zhuhai, China. He currently lives in Cleveland with his wife, cat, dog, and book collection.
Beginning Fiction Writing is FREE and takes place Sat. 4/7, 4/14, 4/21 & 4/28 from 10:30a-12:30p at Cleveland Public Library's Addison branch, 6901 Superior Ave, Cleve.
Register & learn more: litcleveland.org/beginning-fiction-writing.html