“Tales of Our Times”
Elders Writing Workshop
Fall 2017/Spring 2018
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 6, 2017
Dates may vary based on holiday interruption.
One-Time Registration Fee to participate in both Fall 2017/Spring 2018 Sessions: $50
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.
This program is sponsored by the Center for Black Literature at Medgar Evers College, CUNY; John Oliver Killens Chair; and Poets & Writers
To register, contact:
Eisa Ulen, E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Maeshay Lewis, E-mail: email@example.com
Or register below:
Center for Black Literature: 718-270-8883; Writers@mec.cuny.edu