First Twenty-Five Workshop: Getting the Start of Your Novel Ready (online seminar) — Registration is closed for this seminar.

Online

Instructor: Randall Klein $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Saturday, 10/28/23 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. ET (Submissions due 10/14) For the purposes of landing agents, enticing publishers, and hooking readers, the first twenty pages of your novel are the most vital. They are the first impression a reader will have of what story they […]

Generative Fiction Workshop (online class) – Registration is closed.

Online

Instructor: Kristie Smeltzer $170 Members | $185 Nonmembers Tuesdays, 9/19/23 – 11/7/23 | 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. ET If you’re ready to write, write, write this fall, this class is for you. Class sessions will alternate between traditional fiction workshops and themed generative writing nights that focus on a specific element of craft. Every other […]

How Poetry and Fiction Talk to Each Other: Reading, Writing, and Craft (online class) – Registration is closed.

Online

Instructors: Jody Hesler and Aran Donovan $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Wednesdays, 10/4/23 – 11/8/23 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. ET In this 6-week Zoom course, we will pair poetry and fiction readings by craft elements, then compare and contrast how the different disciplines approach that element. Class discussion will be co-led by a poet […]

Daytime Combo: Fiction and Creative Nonfiction (in-person class) – Registration is closed.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Christina Ward-Niven $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Thursdays, 9/21/23 – 11/9/23 | 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. ET Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at […]

The Promise of First Pages (in-person class) – Registration is closed.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: BettyJoyce Nash $120 Members | $132 Nonmembers Tuesdays, 1/16/24 – 2/6/24 | 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at greater risk for contracting Covid-19 wear a mask. In the event of significant Covid-19 upticks, students […]

First Twenty-Five Workshop: Getting the Start of Your Novel Ready (online seminar) – Registration is closed. Email programs@writerhouse.org to be added to waitlist.

Online

Instructor: Randall Klein $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Saturday, 2/24/24 | 10:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.ET (Submissions due 2/10) For the purposes of landing agents, enticing publishers, and hooking readers, the first twenty pages of your novel are the most vital. They are the first impression a reader will have of what story they are […]

Crime Writing: How to Write Thriller, Mystery and Suspense Fiction (in-person class) — class is rescheduled to our spring term. Please email programs@writerhouse.org for additional information.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, VA, United States

Instructor: Adam Meyer $170 Members | $185 Nonmembers Mondays, 1/22/24 – 3/11/24 | 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. By registering for an in-person offering, you attest that you have been vaccinated for Covid-19. WriterHouse strongly recommends any student at greater risk for contracting Covid-19 wear a mask. In the event of significant Covid-19 upticks, students must […]

Event Series Your Novel in a Year (in-person class)

Your Novel in a Year (in-person class) – Registration is closed.

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville, United States

Instructor: Bruce Holsinger $1,599* Members | $1,599* Nonmembers $100 non-refundable application fee; if accepted, fee will be applied to class tuition Select Tuesdays (see Details below for dates), 10/10/23 - 4/30/24, 9/9/24 | 6:30 - 8:30 PM Application Deadline: 9/22/23 *Payment plans will be available to students accepted into this program; there are no scholarships […]