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Memoir Incubator Open House & Info Session

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Interested in taking your memoir to the next level? Join us for an informal Q&A session on our Memoir Incubator program on Wednesday, February 5th, from 6:00-8:00pm. Instructor Alysia Abbott and alumni of the program will be there to answer any questions you have about the Memoir Incubator program

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How I Wrote This: Discussion of THE COLLECTED SCHIZOPHRENIAS with Esmé Weijun Wang

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We’re thrilled to welcome author Esmé Weijun Wang as our Muse 2020 Fellow in Nonfiction, for her singular essay collection, The Collected Schizophrenias. Wang's book is lauded as "an intimate, moving book written with the immediacy and directness of one who still struggles with the effects of mental and chronic illness...Wang writes not just to her fellow members of the 'collected schizophrenias' but to those who wish to understand it as well."

Join Wang for an intimate discussion about her construction of The Collected Schizophrenias, her writing process, and more.

 

When: Saturday, April 4th, 2020, 1:45pm ...

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Tell-All Boston with Calvin Hennick: January 23rd

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Join us on Thursday, January 23rd for the first Tell-All Boston event of 2020 with author Calvin Hennick at Porter Square Books, featuring Sari Boren, Angie ChatmanDoris IaroviciAmy Yelin and alumni of our Memoir Incubator and Essay Incubator programs.

 

In his unforgettable debut memoir Once More to the Rodeo, Calvin Hennick holds a mirror up to both himself and modern America, in an urgent and timely story that all parents, and indeed all Americans, need to read. Five years into fatherhood, Calvin Hennick is plagued by self-doubt and full of questions. How ...

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Apply for GrubStreet's Teen Summer Fellowship

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YAWP Summer 2020 Writing Fellowship Applications are now open!

 

GrubStreet's Teen Summer Writing Fellowship immerses high school students in the writer's life of creative craft and publishing. During three weeks at GrubStreet, teens work with published authors on original prose and poetry, meet with literary agents and editors, take field trips to inspirational locales like the ICA, and more

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Spring 2020 Term Starting Soon!

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Our spring 2020 multi-week classes are finally here!

This year, we're thrilled to be offering new classes like "
Flash Fiction Intensive" and "The End" (a class about break-ups, death, migrations, the end of the world, among other things) as well as even more of our popular four week classes than ever before. Check below to see the list of upcoming January multi-weeks.

This spring will also be GrubStreet's last season in our current home at 162 Boylston Street before we move to the waterfront. So say goodbye to 162 in style by taking a multi-week class with us ...

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