Sign Up! Elders Writing Workshop: “Tales of Our Time” Anthology Project

“Tales of Our Times”

Elders Writing Workshop

Fall 2019/Spring 2020

 

Siloam Presbyterian Church
260 Jefferson Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11216
(at the corner of Marcy Avenue)

Workshops conducted by author Eisa Nefertari Ulen
Meeting times: biweekly Fridays, Noon – 2 PM
Beginning October 2019 {start date TBD}

Dates may vary based on holiday interruption.

One-Time Registration Fee to participate in both Fall 2019/Spring 2020 Sessions: $50

Limited space. Based on ages 63 years and older.

Volunteers may be inclusive of editing, typing, general workshop support.

About the Program:

“Tales of Our Times” is a Writing Workshop designed to encourage elder African-Americans to turn their memories into creative and original stories describing the ordinary experiences and events that shaped have their lives and contributed to our collective history. Their stories reveal the roots of American culture, as we know it today. Over the past decade, the participants have produced three published anthologies.

 

To register, contact:

Maeshay Lewis, E-mail: mlewis@mec.cuny.edu
Tel. 718-804-8882
Or register below:

This program is sponsored by the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY; John Oliver Killens Chair; and Poets & Writers

Center for Black Literature: 718-270-8883; Writers@mec.cuny.edu

Download the Fall 2019/Spring 2020 schedule below:

2019.2020 Schedule Elders Wrtiting Workshop.Sept.10

2019-2020 Schedule Tales of Our Times, Elders Writing Workshop

Biweekly, Fridays, noon to 2 pm

Siloam Presbyterian Church

260 Jefferson Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11216

 

As of Sept. 10, 2019

Session #1 Date Type Site Address
1 10/04/2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
2 10/18//2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
3 11/01/2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
4 11/15/2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
5 12/06/2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
6 12/20/2019 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
7 01/24/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
Session #2 Date Type Site Address
1 02/07/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
2 02/21/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
3 03/06/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
4 03/20/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
03/27/2020 Reading Medgar Evers College 1650 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn NY
5 04/03/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
6 04/24/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
7 05/08/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
8 05/29/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
9 06/12/2020 Workshop Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY
10 06/28/2020 Reading Siloam Presbyterian Church 260 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn NY