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Tonight: Novel Generator Remote Open House

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Thinking of applying to the Novel Generator? GrubStreet will host an informal virtual Q&A session with instructor Marjan Kamali on Thursday, July 1st, 6:00-7:00 p.m., to answer any questions you have about the Generator, including the workload, the application process, what the program does and doesn’t entail, the schedule, the philosophy behind our approach, and anything else you have on your mind! Register here.

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Open House and Info Sessions for Upcoming Intensives

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Thinking of taking an intensive course this year? Interested in taking your short stories or essays to the next level? Ready to write your memoir or novel draft? Check out our upcoming remote open houses to learn more about each of the unique intensive programs below: 

 

Memoir Generator Open House & Info Session (Remote)

Wednesday, June 23rd, 6:00-7:00 PM (EDT)

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What to Do After Attending a Writing Conference

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Writers attending conferences - like last week's The Muse & The Marketplace 2021 - tend to react to the experience in one of two ways: despair or elation.

 

Camp #1 is overwhelmed with information. Too much of the advice they absorbed seemed contradictory or overly complicated. They’re not sure they even like agents and editors anymore. And dammit, if all those other attendees are trying to get published, how do they stand a chance? 

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Time to Snag an Agent: Perfecting Your Pitch

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Author and GrubStreet instructor Katrin Schumann shares some tips and practical insight into how to present your work in the most compelling way possible for agents. You can learn more about this subject in Katrin's upcoming class "Time to Find an Agent: Perfecting Your Pitch" starting March 11th.

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Apply to the Spring 2021 Novel Generator

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Ready to write your novel? Apply to the Novel Generator with instructor Henriette Lazaridis. 

Writing a first draft of a novel is a very different process from revising a finished draft

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