Category Archives: Critical Reading Workshop

Critical Reading Workshop is Tonight!

We’ll be critiquing Michael Chabon’s Werewolves in Their Youth at the Capital Club this evening. Bring your thoughts, comments, and your teenage angst! Questions to ponder while reading: Chabon is sometimes referred to as one of the foremost “stylists” of … Continue reading

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Writing Flash: Reading Workshop Discussion Questions

We hope you can join us for our reading workshop this Wednesday, July 13 at 7 p.m. We’re discussing strategies for writing better flash fiction and nonfiction. Don’t worry: if you’re short on time, so are these stories. And, all … Continue reading

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Critical Reading Workshop: Flash Edition

Planning on taking top honors in the flash essay contest? Come to the reading workshop on July 13 to hone your skills. We’ll discuss techniques for crafting better flash fiction and essays using story selections from the altogether brilliant anthology Flash Fiction … Continue reading

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April Critical Reading Workshop: Character Development

No foolin’—the April critical reading workshop is just around the corner! This month we’ll use Dan Chaon’s quietly uncanny story “To Psychic Underworld” to talk about strategies for developing interesting characters. You can find the full story on Tin House’s website here, … Continue reading

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Critical Reading Workshop: Writing the Graphic Novel

Do you read graphic novels? Ever thought about writing one, but don’t know where to start? This month’s critical reading workshop is for you! Join us March 9 at 7 p.m. for a discussion of Adrian Tomine’s Killing and Dying, … Continue reading

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