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Advanced Fiction Writing, a 9-week NYC course by novelist Alaa Al Aswany

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Date(s) - 09/06/2018 - 11/01/2018
6:10 pm - 9:40 pm

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Park Slope


$670 USD
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Alaa Al Aswany’s Creative Writing Workshop


Alaa Al Aswany is passionate about teaching and nurturing young literary talent.

Fiction presents an abundance of rich and creative possibilities. In this workshop course, students gain a higher level of training in the craft of writing by mastering rhythm, tempo, tone, and brevity. They will explore the process of developing lively characters, mapping out a plot, describing realistic settings, adding subtext and layers of meaning, and penning captivating fiction. Students will mature as fiction writers, facilitating the next phase of their literary journey.

The workshop will be held on Thursdays for nine weeks, from September 6 to November 1, 2018 from 6:10–9:30 pm (30 class hours in total).

The cost of the class is $670. The prerequisite for the course is Fiction or Short Story Writing. Students may enroll without the prerequisite if they submit a writing sample indicating an advanced level of fiction writing. Classes are limited to ten students.

For details and schedule, please visit our website: For inquiries, please e-mail us at

All courses are in English. Courses could be offered in Arabic for students who request it.

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