We’re kicking 2021 off by launching the Grubbie Debut Author Series, a celebratory new reading and conversation series that goes behind the scenes with members of the GrubStreet community to launch their debut books.
These are all authors whose time in GrubStreet’s classes, conferences, and/or events helped shape their books in some important way. In candid conversations with fellow authors, we’ll hear how these Grubbies went from aspiring to published, what inspired and sustained their stories, and how each book developed and changed along the way.
Mark your calendar for our first three launches: ...
There's still time to submit to our Writing Black Joy contest! We have extended the deadline to 11:59pm on Sunday, December 6th, 2020. We're also excited to announce that the final judge for this year's contest is best-selling novelist Lauren Wilkinson, author of American Spy.
This year, the City of Boston declared September 12, 2020 Black Joy Day. Created with the help of City Councilor Julia Mejia and non-profit leader, photographer, and community activist Thaddius Miles, Black Joy Day is a day to appreciate and celebrate our power to uplift ourselves and others despite the ...
Today is #GivingTuesday! On this global day of giving, we hope you’ll consider making a donation to GrubStreet.
With your #GivingTuesday gift, you’ll help people write and share stories that will change the world. Any contribution helps GrubStreet remove barriers so that writers ages 13 to 103 can develop their artistry in an atmosphere of kindness, friendship, and creativity.
Thank you for your generosity and for being a vital part of this community.
We're excited to reveal our spring 2021 multi-week classes below.
As GrubStreet continues to practice social distancing, all spring 2021 “in-person” classes will be held remotely via video conferencing. We remain so thankful to everyone in our community for showing up online to support each other and your own writing practice.
We’re offering more tuition scholarships than ever before in all the following categories, due TOMORROW, November 18th, at 11:59pm ET:
- Financial Assistance Scholarships
- BIPOC Writer Scholarships
- Literary Champion Scholarships
- Non-Traditional Writer Scholarships