Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Virtual Creative Writing – CLASS IS FULL

July 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - July 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm

Course #S28 4 sessions: Thursdays July 9-30 4:00-6:00pm
Instructor: Sally Lipton Derringer Fee: $150
In this 4-week class devoted to poetry, fiction and memoir writing,
students of all experience levels will have the opportunity to read and
discuss their writing and receive valuable critiques from the instructor as
well as other students. Please bring one page of your double-spaced,
12-point prose or single-spaced poetry to each class. Be prepared to read
it aloud in this constructive, supportive, stimulating yet relaxed online
workshop environment. All feedback will be given during the meeting. Zoom*
information will be sent upon registration. Visit
http://www.rocklandartcenter.org for more information and to register.
Sally Lipton Derringer was a book manuscript finalist for the Tampa Review
Prize, as well as for Fordham University’s Poets Out Loud Prize and the New
Issues Poetry Prize, and a semifinalist for the Brittingham/Felix Pollak
Prizes and Cider Press Review Book Award. She was a finalist for the Rita
Dove Poetry Prize, Jeff Marks Memorial Poetry Prize, Arts & Letters Prize,
Kay Murphy Prize, Phyllis Smart Young Prize, Sonora Review Fiction Contest,
New Millennium Fiction Award, and Tampa Review Danahy Fiction Prize, a
runner-up for the Solstice Fiction Prize, William Dickey Memorial Broadside
Contest and Grolier Poetry Prize, and a semifinalist for the James Wright
Poetry Award and Paumanok Poetry Award. She also received honorable mention
in Nimrod’s Pablo Neruda Prize, New Millennium Writings’ Poetry Award, and
the poetry competition of the National Writers Union. Her work has appeared
in Poet Lore, The Los Angeles Review, Solstice, Sentence, Bellevue Literary
Review, The Prose-Poem Project, Memoir, SLAB, The Quarterly, The New York
Quarterly, Tampa Review, The Journal of the American Medical Association,
december, Far Out: Poems of the ’60s, Writing for Life, and other journals
and anthologies. She has an M.A. in Creative Writing from Antioch
University and has taught in the English Department at SUNY Rockland.


July 9, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
July 30, 2020 @ 6:00 pm
Event Categories:


Get Weekly Events