Have you fantasized about seeing a story of yours published in the New Yorker? Award-winning writer, Summer Kumar will give you the resources, structure, and inspiration to hustle your work effectively into a literary magazine, and she’ll take the pain out of the submission process. In this 1-day publishing workshop in Los Angeles, she will even share her secret recipe for getting your work published in the top literary magazines. Through her engaging craft talk, you’ll learn how to pinpoint your publishing niche and get your work into your favorite lit mag or Webzine. Also, Summer will share her special tools for managing submissions, suggest possible places to get your work published. She will also give you feedback on the first page of a story or essay. Before long, your name will be staring back at you in a top literary magazine!
Join the ranks of the 28 students who have been published from our fiction classes.
Instructor: Summer Block Kumar (McSweeney’s)
Saturday July 23
2:30 p.m – 5:30 p.m.
Cost: $90 (includes snacks and tea)
Location: Writing Pad West (2452 Overland, Los Angeles, CA 90064)
Class will be limited to 11 students.
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Summer Block Kumar writes short fiction, essays, poetry, plays, book reviews and sketch comedy. Her work has appeared in McSweeneys, The Toast, The Awl, The Nervous Breakdown, Trop, The Rumpus, Monkeybicycle, DIAGRAM, PANK, and in many other publications. Her short story “Hospitality” won the 2010 MWA award for short...Read More »
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