Go On, Get Out There! Getting Your Work Noticed

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Liza Nash Taylor $30 Members | $35 Nonmembers Saturday, April 10, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Here at WriterHouse we’re taught to be better writers, but it’s up to us to get our work out there and learn how to be writers in the world. Liza will share her own experience and methods for […]

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Tell Your Story: Part II (multi-genre, ongoing class)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Deborah Harris $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Mondays and Wednesdays, 5/31/21 – 7/7/21 | 1:00 pm – 2:15 pm Note: New and continuing students welcome! New Start Date: 6/2/2021, the makeup class will be scheduled at the first class meeting Do you have a story inside, waiting to be told? Come to this workshop […]

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Reading for Craft: Fiction and Nonfiction (ongoing class)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Jody Hobbs Hesler $100 Members | $108 Nonmembers Thursdays, 6/10/21 – 7/15/21 | 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm In this class we’ll read published short stories and essays that employ craft strategies in especially unique or effective ways. We’ll dig deep into each piece to see what makes it work, or what keeps it […]

Touring Today’s Publishing Options (Online class) – Canceled!

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Chris Register $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Monday - Friday, 8/9/21 - 8/13/21 | 9:30 am – 11:00 am One-week class Getting published has never been easy, but once upon a time the protocol was at least straightforward: writers would focus mainly on searching (and searching, and searching) for a literary agent willing to […]

Writing The Other – Online seminar (only 3 spots left!)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Jody Hobbs Hesler $30 Members | $35 Nonmembers Saturday, Oct. 9, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Every time we tell a story that includes a point of view beyond our own experience, we are “writing the other.” How do we effectively enter a point of view that doesn’t belong to us? What are some […]

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Behind the Scenes of the Publishing World – Online seminar

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Elle Cosimano $75 Members | $82 Nonmembers Session I: Wednesday, 10/6/21 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Session II: Wednesday, 10/13/21 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm Critically acclaimed, award-winning author Elle Cosimano will take you behind the scenes of publishing, from the finished draft to the bookstore shelf, in this information-packed, two-session course. […]

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Explore Effective Ways To Tell Your Truth, Real or Made-Up – Online class

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: BettyJoyce Nash $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Mondays, 9/27/21 – 11/15/21 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm Our brains churn out stories, real and made-up, but in capturing our narratives, questions about content, but also genre, style, form, and more plague us. Writers in any genre are welcome in this class where we’ll question our […]

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Tell Your Story (Online class)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Deborah Harris $150 Members | $165 Nonmembers Fridays, 1/21/22 – 3/11/22 | 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm Do you have a story inside, waiting to be told? Come to this workshop and get it out into the world. Share your work with supportive fellow writers. Discuss the fundamentals of writing —narrative, structure, point-of-view, voice […]

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Reading for Craft (online class)

Online via Zoom

Instructor: Jody Hobbs Hesler $120 Members | $132 Nonmembers Thursdays, 3/31/22 – 5/5/22 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm (Eastern Time) In this class we’ll read published short stories and essays that employ craft strategies in especially unique or effective ways. We’ll dig deep into each piece to see what makes it work, or what […]

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Daytime Combo: Fiction and Creative Nonfiction (in-person class)

WriterHouse 508 Dale Avenue, Charlottesville

Instructor: Christina Ward-Niven $189 Members | $210 Nonmembers Wednesdays, 3/30/22 – 5/18/22 | 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm Before signing up for this in-person class, please read the following statement about requirements to enroll: All students must be fully vaccinated, provide WriterHouse staff with proof of vaccination, be willing to wear a mask at all times during class, […]