Our Response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Outbreak

As a precaution to help limit the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) and care for our community, Just Buffalo Literary Center has postponed a number of events, and we will follow the guidance of Buffalo Public Schools in terms of Just Buffalo Writing Center programming.

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Adult Writing Workshops

Our programs are designed for any level of writer, from beginner to advanced. Taught by established writers, hone your craft in a relaxed, nonjudgmental atmosphere.

Preregistration is required. Click individual writing workshops for details.

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Imagine All The People: Getting to Know Your Characters (Adult)

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop - Janet McNally - Imagine All The People - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Janet McNally, author of Girls in the Moon and The Looking Glass (both from HarperCollins)

Dates:
Tuesday, October 20, 2020
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Tuesday, December 1, 2020

Time:
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. EST

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Or, the Whale: Moby Dick Book Discussion & Writing Group (Adult)

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Or The Whale - Book Discussion - Writing Group - Sherry Robbins - Just Buffalo Literary Center - Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Sherry Robbins, Just Buffalo Literary Legacy Award winner and author of Or, the Whale and Under World.

Dates:
Wednesday, October 21, 2020
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Wednesday, November 4, 2020
Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Time:
6:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m. EST

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Finding Your Creative Center through Flash Memoir (Adult)

Sunday, October 25, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Joanna Penn Cooper Flash Memoir Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Joanna Penn Cooper, author of The Itinerant Girl’s Guide to Self-Hypnosis (Brooklyn Arts Press), What Is a Domicile (Noctuary Press), and Crown (Ravenna Press), as well as several chapbooks.

Dates:
Sunday, October 25, 2020
Sunday, November 1, 2020
Sunday, November 8, 2020
Sunday, November 15, 2020
Sunday, November 22, 2020

Time:
3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. EST

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Screenwriting: From Idea to Reality (Adult)

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Gabriel Bump Screenwriting Idea to Reality Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Gabriel Bump, author of Everywhere You Don’t Belong and The New Naturals

Dates:
Thursday, October 29, 2020
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Thursday, November 12, 2020
Thursday, November 19, 2020

Time:
6:30 p.m.–8:30 p.m. EST

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Story Craft 2020 (Adult)

Monday, November 2, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Gary Earl Ross Story Craft 2020 Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Gary Earl Ross, award-winning playwright, novelist, and short story writer

Dates:
Monday, November 2, 2020
Monday, November 9, 2020
Monday, November 16, 2020

Time:
7:00 p.m.–8:30 p.m. EST

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Going Off the Page: Storytelling Techniques (Adult)

Saturday, November 7, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Tim Wendel Going Off The Page Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Tim Wendel, author of 13 books including Cancer Crossings: A Brother, His Doctors and the Quest to Cure Childhood Leukemia, and Summer of ’68: The Season When Baseball, and America, Changed Forever

Dates:
Saturday, November 7, 2020

Time:
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. EST

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Finish It: Finding Your Way to the End (Adult)

Saturday, November 14, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Sarah Campbell Finish It Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Sarah Campbell, writer, learning designer & creator of “Finish It” workshops

Dates:
Saturday, November 14, 2020

Time:
1:00 p.m.–3:00 p.m. EST

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The Prose Poem (Adult)

Saturday, November 21, 2020

Fall 2020 Adult Writing Workshop Cheryl Quimba The Prose Poem Just Buffalo Literary Center Buffalo NY
Teaching Artist:
Cheryl Quimba, literary editor of Free Inquiry and author of Nobody Dancing

Dates:
Saturday, November 21, 2020

Time:
1:00 p.m.–4:00 p.m. EST

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Where?

Just Buffalo Writing Center
468 Washington Street, 2nd Floor
Buffalo, NY 14203

When?

See individual workshops for details.

Who?

Our programs are designed for any level of writer, from beginner to advanced. Taught by established writers, hone your craft in a relaxed, nonjudgmental atmosphere. Preregistration is required.