Apply Today: Summer Advanced Workshops

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This summer, take your writing to the next level in one of GrubStreet's Advanced Workshops: 

Each advanced class is by application only and limited to 9 students to foster a closer and more rigorous learning experience. But don't wait! Apply before the deadline on Monday, May 22.  

As always, scholarships are available for …

April 24, 2023 | Info

Announcing Muse May Keynote: R. F. Kuang

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We are delighted to announce that #1 New York Times bestselling author R. F. Kuang will headline our May Muse and the Marketplace Publishing Summit. The critically acclaimed author of Babel and the Poppy War trilogy enters new literary territory with her forthcoming book Yellowface (May 16). 

Kuang will be joined by two members of her HarperCollins editorial team — May Chen and Mireya Chiriboga — whose own experiences as industry professionals informed the plot of the book. Together, they will pull back the curtain on how …


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Author Katherine Sherbrooke Gives us a Peek into The Hidden Life of Aster Kelly

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This post was originally published on Dead Darlings, a blog about novel writing run by alumni of GrubStreet's Novel Incubator program.


When a runway model in 1940s Hollywood makes a split-second decision meant to protect those she loves, she triggers a cascade of secrets and lies that threaten to upend her life decades later

April 11, 2023 | Tracey Palmer


Porter Square Books Staff Picks: April 2023

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Porter Square Books: Boston Edition, located on the first floor of GrubStreet's Center for Creative Writing, is open and ready to fulfill all of your book-browsing desires! Staff Picks are 20% off, so you can add to your TBR pile guilt-free. Whether you want to immerse yourself in a world of fandom obsession and self-destruction or introduce your little one to the wonders of nature, PSB has a pick for you. We're located on the southeast side of 50 Liberty, facing the Marina and the ICA. Come visit!


Lucy by Jamaica Kincaid

If …

April 8, 2023 | Info

Books & Reading

Author Event: Samira Mehta, "The Racism of People Who Love You," 4/11

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GrubStreet and Beacon Press are delighted to welcome scholar and essayist Samira Mehta for a discussion of her latest book, The Racism of People Who Love You: Essays on Mixed Race Belonging.


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