Insights & Advice

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    12 Tips for Writing a Picture Book

    July 5, 2016

    By NYWW faculty member, Laura Geringer Bass I recently taught a workshop for six writers in my home. In a living room dominated by a floor to ceiling library of picture books, each student tried her hand at writing a picture book for children. Each took a different path towards the discovery of her story. […]

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Featured Book

The Gymnast and Other Positions by Jacqueline Bishop

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Classes

Our instructors lead classes and workshops for all levels, across a range of genres, through the JCC in Manhattan, the New York Public Library, online, and at other venues in New York City, nationwide, and abroad. Learn more.

Conferences

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New York Writers Workshop hosts three-day Pitch Conferences in New York City for writers of Non-Fiction and Fiction. Each Conference is offered twice a year, in the Spring and Fall. Learn more.

News & Updates

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Telling Your Stories: A Series of Workshops in Poetry and Prose — Telling Your Story: A Series of Workshops in Poetry and Prose   Wednesday, July 13,…more »

Incident, Image, Idea: A Workshop in Poetry with Tim Tomlinson — New York Writers Workshop presents: Incident, Image, Idea: A Poetry Workshop with Tim Tomlinson  Tuesday,…more »

NYWW presents Emma Goldman-Sherman’s one act play, and Karol Nielsen — …more »

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