The Berkeley Writing Salon
If you’re a part of the Bay Area literary scene, you’re probably familiar with The Berkeley Writing Salon. If you aren’t writing poetry, a novel, a memoir, short stories, or another creative piece, now’s the time to give it a try!
Since 1999, The Berkeley Writing Salon has offered educational opportunities to beginner, intermediate, and advanced creative writers. The small-group settings offer the ideal learning environments. There are a variety of courses. Some last as long as ten weeks while others are single-day workshops. From personal essay to memoir, playwriting to screenwriting, poetry to fiction, and beyond, you can hone your craft amongst constructive and supportive peers and under the guidance of professional writers. If you’re looking for a course related to creative writing, chances are you’ll find it at The Berkeley Writing Salon.
Over the next few months, this East Bay Salon is hosting dozens of workshops. Among them are the following:
- Creative Writing Bootcamp with Elaine Beale
- Starting Your Novel with Elaine Beale and Junse Kim
- Write from Real Life: Personal Essays & Memoirs with Alison Luterman
- Finding a Way In: Intro to Poetry with Ben Jackson
- Speculative Fiction: A Magical Class for the Unreal with Ploi Pirapokin
- Flash Fiction: When Less Is More with Jenny Pritchett
- …and many, many more!
You’ll even find courses on travel writing and food writing at 2121 Bonar St., Studio D, Floor 2 within the Strawberry Creek Design Center, an ideal venue for The Berkeley Writing Salon.
Do you live on the West side of the Bay? Or perhaps you aren’t finding exactly what you’re looking for at the East Bay location? If this is the case, make sure to investigate the San Francisco location: The Mill Building at 720 St. #207.
Course offerings, schedules, and registration opportunities are available at The Writing Salon.
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