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5 Things Every Teen Should Know About GrubStreet

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GrubStreet’s Working in the Arts Summer Fellowship (WITA) provides young writers with job experience working in the arts. Over the course of the summer, Fellows support GrubStreet’s YAWP program, receive mentorship, and gain access to other working artists. In this post, WITA Fellow Unglid Paul reflects her experience as a YAWPer and the five things every teen should know about GrubStreet.

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The Northeasterners Presents GrubStreet with $5,000 Donation at National Convention

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BOSTON, MA - On Saturday, June 2 at its 2018 National Convention, the Northeasterners, a social organization for African-American women, awarded GrubStreet’s Young Adult Writers Program (YAWP) with a $5,000 donation. The gift was a part of the Northeasterners' annual charitable donation, which is presented to a local organization in the event host’s city.

The Northeasterners selected YAWP after attending a special reading by GrubStreet’s Teen Summer Fellows last July

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YAWP Camp for Dummies

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Written by the teens who attended Grub Street's weeklong writing intensive camp Aug. 5-9:

Mack, Ben, Caroline, Liza, Ruth, Tasneen, Fiona, Hannah, Isabella, and Ally

Welcome! 

So, you've landed at Grub Street Young Adult Writers' Program. You're a teen between 13 and 18, and instead of sitting in your corner of the library and being bookish, losing whatever tan or burn you acquired that one time you went to the beach, your mom or dad has told you to, "leave your dolls behind and make some damn friends." So you're left with the question ...

Nadine Kenney Johnstone

Lit Boston: What's Happening in April?

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In the April 2021 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Michelle Hoover in Conversation with Randy Susan Meyers

Thursday, April 1st at 7:00PM ET | Event Fee: $0

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in February?

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In the February 2021 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Emily Rapp Black with Joanna Rakoff: Sanctuary

Monday, February 1st at 7:00PM ET | Event Fee: $0–$36

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in January?

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In the January 2021 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Edwin Hill with Hank Phillippi Ryan

Monday, January 4th at 7:00PM ET | Event Fee: $0 – $35

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in September?

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In the September 2020 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, taking place virtually. See below for our list of local literary happenings.

 

Virtual Event: Henri Cole

Tuesday, September 1st at 7:00 PM | Event Fee: $0 ($3 contribution suggested)

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in December?

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In the December 2019 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, curated from the Boston Literary District's event calendar, an essential source of literary happenings.

 

Alice Hoffman presents The World that We Knew in conversation with Marc Skvirsky

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in November?

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In the November 2019 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, curated from the Boston Literary District's event calendar, an essential source of literary happenings.


Tell-All Boston: Fall Kick-Off

Maura Intemann

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Lit Boston: What's Happening in October?

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In the October 2019 edition of "Best of Boston," we bring you our top Boston lit events this month, curated from the Boston Literary District's event calendar, an essential source of literary happenings.


Rekindle Your Craft: A Prompt-Writing Night

Maura Intemann

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