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159 Best Fiction Creative Writing Classes in 2024

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Passion for Fiction

Brave Writer

Passion for Fiction is designed for kids who can’t stop writing, or who are dying to write stories but would like a little guidance. This class is not for reluctant writers. It’s for the kids who fill their journals, write their stories, and imagine fantasies but have no audience.

Website: https://bravewriter.com/online-classes/passion-for-fiction

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

Open all year round

Price:

$239.00

Online course

Level: Beginner

Class size: 25

Prerequisites: For writers ages 11+ who have a foundation in the Brave Writer approach to writing.

What happens when playwrights consider the audience a core part of crafting their stories? Drew Paryzer is excited to address questions with students through exercises to explore different techniques when designing a play wrapped around an audience and altered based on their participation.

Website: https://pwcenter.org/event/online-class-writing-immersive...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

March, 2024

Price:

$175.00

Online course

Level: Any

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Nature Writing For Ages 11-13

Lighthouse Writers Workshop

Meet us at a nearby park and learn to write about our world in a way that is both informative and engaging. We will learn to observe nature closely, choose the right words to describe what you see, and craft essays, poems, and stories that will bring nature to life.

Website: https://lighthousewriters.org/workshop/nature-writing-age...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

August, 2024

Price:

$270.00

Based in Denver

Level: Any

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Novel in Progress

GrubStreet

In class, we will do writing exercises, discuss craft issues (characterization, plot, point of view, etc.), analyze excerpts from published novels, and read scenes from our own work, providing guidance and feedback in an environment that recognizes the specific challenges of the novel in progress.

Website: https://grubstreet.org/findaclass/class/novel-in-progress...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

April, 2024

Price:

$540.00

Based in Boston

Level: Any

Class size: 25

Prerequisites: For writers age 13 - 18 ONLY.

The goal of this class is to create space for Black, Indigenous, and POC writers to analyze and practice applying BIPOC cultural interpretations of fiction craft elements.

Website: https://loft.org/classes/writers-color-and-indigenous-wri...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

July, 2024

Price:

$40.00

Based in Minneapolis

Level: Any

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Creative Writing Course: Masterclass

The University of Sydney

This week-long workshop is open to writers of all levels and focuses on fiction, memoir, and poetry. It includes writing exercises, sharing sessions, and exploration of creativity, style, and editing. Participants will learn to target different genres and markets, with the goal of developing a sustainable creative writing practice. The course is held at the University of Sydney and emphasizes growing beginnings toward completed works suitable for publication​.

Website: https://cce.sydney.edu.au/course/CWMA

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

June, 2024

Price:

$510.00

Based in Sydney

Level: Any

Class size: Unlimited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Each week we will focus on one area of novel-specific craft –– such as character development, scene building, conflict, and narrative arc –– and generate new material each week through a series of prompts and exercises.

Website: https://grubstreet.org/findaclass/class/jumpstart-your-no...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

April, 2024

Price:

$375.00

Based in Boston

Level: Any

Length: 1

Class size: 12

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Half writing-group, half open-mic, Open Moon is an ungated space for Asian and Asian-American writers, of all levels, writing in any genre, where we can share our experiences, share our work, and cheer each other on.

Website: https://grubstreet.org/findaclass/class/open-moon-%EB%AC%...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

Open all year round

Price:

$170.00

Based in Boston

Level: Any

Length: 3

Class size: 25

Prerequisites: For writers age 13 - 18 ONLY.

Scheduled for March 22-24, 2024, at the Warwick Allerton Hotel in Chicago, this event is a dynamic gathering for aspiring writers. It includes a welcome reception, two days of workshops, panels, pitch sessions, master classes, and more. The conference aims to inspire and educate, covering a range of topics for writers of all levels. Registration includes meals and a banquet dinner, with an option for agent/publisher pitch sessions.

Website: https://cwa12.wildapricot.org/event-5383207

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

March, 2024

Price:

$385.00

Based in Chicago

Level: Any

Class size: Unlimited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Part of Rosemont College, this studio offers a variety of non-credit writing and publishing workshops. These include diverse topics such as manuscript preparation, writing feminist fairy tales, understanding dialogue in fiction, and exploring political issues in poetry. Courses are taught by experienced authors and educators, making them suitable for writers of all levels seeking focused skill development​​.

Website: https://www.rosemont.edu/academics/graduate/creative-writ...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

April, 2024

Price:

$450.00

Based in Philadelphia

Level: Intermediate

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

Creative Writing Summer School

Manchester Writing School

The Manchester Writing School offers a two-day intensive course, providing a glimpse into one of the UK's leading literary centres. Participants engage in masterclass workshops, seminars, and talks delivered by practicing writers and critics. The program includes fiction, poetry, scriptwriting, and creative non-fiction sessions, offering a supportive environment for both personal and professional writing.

Website: https://www.mmu.ac.uk/english/courses/short/creative/#sum...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

June, 2024

Price:

£250.00

Based in Manchester

Level: Beginner

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: No prerequisites

This program offers comprehensive training in various creative writing genres. Participants develop core skills and choose electives in fiction, non-fiction, children’s writing, poetry, or business writing. Suitable for hobbyists and those aspiring to become published authors, the course spans 15-30 months and costs approximately $3,510, not including textbooks or parking. It is available both in-person and online​​​​​​.

Website: https://extendedstudies.ucsd.edu/courses-and-programs/cre...

Categories: Fiction

Start date:

Open all year round

Price:

$3,510.00

Based in San Diego

Level: Any

Class size: Limited

Prerequisites: You must take several courses within program to qualify for certificate.

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