Advanced Nonfiction

  • 334 Amsterdam Avenue New York, NY, 10023 United States

This workshop is for students who are actively pursuing a non-fiction writing project, whether it be essays, a non-fiction book, memoir, or op-ed page pieces. Each week students share their work and it is critiqued by the rest of the class and the instructor. Students are usually allowed to submit two times during the semester.

Instructor's approval required prior to registration. Email a 3-5 page writing sample to hoke5@aol.comOnce approved call 646.505.5708 to register.

6 Mondays
May 1, 8, 15, 22, June 5, 12 (no classes May 29)
6:30-8:30 pm


6 Thursdays
May 4, 11, 18, 25, June 8, 15 (no classes June 1)
6:30-8:30 pm


Charles Salzberg is the author of more than 25 non-fiction books, and has written for GQ, New York magazine, The New York Times, Elle and other periodicals. He is also the author of four novels, including the Shamus Award Nominated Swann's Last Song, and Devil in the Hole, which was named one of the best crime novels of 2013 by Suspense magazine. He is a Founding Member of New York Writers Workshop.