Event Series P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

P.S. – Letters for Ceasefire

Adirondack Center for Writing 15 Broadway, Saranac Lake

Every Monday, 5 - 7 PM, Adirondack Center for Writing (15 Broadway, Saranac Lake, NY) Write postcards, letters, and/or poems to elected officials demanding an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza. We will provide mailing supplies, writing prompts, information about the war on Gaza, and resources for contacting local, state, and national representatives. Drop in...

Free

Online Class – Setting the Scene in Historical Fiction with Kim van Alkemede

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Historical fiction aims to situate unique characters in compelling situations set in the past that will resonate with readers today. Though research is important, the building block that brings historical fiction to life is the scene. In this class, students will learn what goes into writing strong scenes in historical fiction, how to develop diverse...

$50 – $250

Online Class – The Woods: Writing From Fairy Tales with Syr Beker

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This is a five week all-genres course exploring writing from fairy tales. We will develop a practice and process of writing from fairy tales, for inspiration, delight, and liberation. We will define fairy tales broadly to encompass the stories we tell, and read writers who have explored fairy tales, including Helen Oyeyemi, Jasmine Sawers, Daniel...

$50 – $250

Online Class – Setting the Scene in Historical Fiction with Kim van Alkemede

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Historical fiction aims to situate unique characters in compelling situations set in the past that will resonate with readers today. Though research is important, the building block that brings historical fiction to life is the scene. In this class, students will learn what goes into writing strong scenes in historical fiction, how to develop diverse...

$50 – $250

Kickass Writers Festival

Saranac Lake NY, United States

Saranac Lake, NY — On June 7 + 8, 2024, the Adirondack Center for Writing will present the second Kickass Writers Festival, featuring writers, poets, comedians, and other kickass creatives. The festival will take place across various locations all over Saranac Lake and will include readings, workshops, talks, publishing programs, special performances, a book fair,...