Writers Studio at UCLA Extension
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"The Writers Studio gave me a lot of great practical information that I could use to be a better writer. I learned things that I was able to apply right away to improve my writing, and give more insight into what might be holding me back."
--Stacy Tatem, Seattle, Washington

Offered February 5-8, 2015, Writers Studio at UCLA Extension is an intensive four days of instruction and writing. Participants choose one of 10 workshops in which they work closely with a professional writer in classes limited to no more than 15.

2015 Instructors and Courses:

Creative Writing Workshops
Steven Wolfson, The Joy of Writing: A Workshop in Craft and Creativity
Reyna Grande, Writing the First Novel
Francesca Lia Block, Writing the Young Adult Novel
Colette Sartor, Accessing Your Stories in a Flash: A Short Fiction Writing Workshop
Jennie Nash, Writing the Memoir
Amy Friedman, Writing the Personal Essay

Screenwriting Workshops
Michael Weiss, Writing Your First Feature Film
Ricky Manning, Creating the 1-Hour TV Pilot and Series
Corey Mandell, Creating Powerful Scenes and Sequences for the Movies
Nancy Nigrosh, How to Have a Writing Career in Film and Television

As the largest and most comprehensive university-related writing program in the nation, the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program equips all levels of creative writers and screenwriters with the tools they need to tell their stories and to seek out publication and production. Our almost 400 annual onsite and online writing courses in fiction, memoir, personal essay, poetry, publishing, writing for the youth market, feature film writing and television writing make it possible for students to discover or develop their full creative potential. Many courses are available online as well as in a traditional classroom setting, where evening, daytime, and weekend offerings make learning convenient for most people’s schedules.

(310) 825-9415, writers@uclaextension.edu, http://writers.uclaextension.edu

About Us
Program Description
10 four-day intensive courses in creative writing or screenwriting plus special events & guest speakers.
Program Length
4 days
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Program Focus
Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Screenwriting
Francesca Lia Block Amy Friedman Reyna Grande Corey Mandell Ricky Manning Jennie Nash Nancy Nigrosh Colette Sartor Michael Weiss Steven Wolfson
Early bird fee is $815 and available through Jan 4, 2015. After Jan 4 the fee is $895.
U.S. Locations
Los Angeles, California
Cindy Lieberman
Conference Coordinator
Writers Studio at UCLA Extension
10995 Le Conte Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024
United States
Phone: 310-825-9415
Fax: 310-206-7382
Call (310) 825-9415