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Speak Up: Creative Writing + Performance (Fall 2021)
Saturday, October 16, 2021 @ 3:00 pm
Saturdays, September 18 – November 13 / 3:00 – 4:00 p.m. EST
Join us online for Speak Up, a creative writing program supporting the artistic and professional growth of teens.
In this virtual mini-series of creative writing workshops, teens will partner with experienced teaching artists to empower the creative writing process, from drafting to performance to publishing.
The program is open to all teens, and is as free of charge as it is free of homework. No previous experience necessary!
- September 18, September 25 and October 2: Julie Marie Wade
- October 9, October 16 and October 23: C.B. Lee
- October 30, November 6 and November 13: TBD
C.B. Lee is a Lambda Literary Award nominated writer of young adult and middle grade fiction. Her works include the Juinor Library Guild selected A Clash of Steel: A Treasure Island Remix (Feiwel and Friends), the Sidekick Squad series (Duet Books), Ben 10 graphic novels (Boom! Studios), Out Now: Queer We Go Again (HarperTeen), Minecraft: The Shipwreck (Del Rey Books), From A Certain Point Of View: The Empire Strikes Back (Del Rey Books). Lee’s work has been featured in Teen Vogue, Wired Magazine, Hypable, Tor’s Best of Fantasy and Sci Fi and the American Library Association’s Rainbow List.