REGISTRATION is OPEN
Winter-SPRING 2021: Our programs continue via an online learning platform!
Connecting LIVE via Zoom for the Winter-SPRING season during our regularly scheduled class times.
Join us for our WINTER OPEN HOUSE – via Zoom
Online: SUNDAY, FEB 7, 5:00-6:00 pm
WORKSHOPS start FEB 24 – Online via Zoom
REGISTER NOW – Winter-SPRING 2021
SATURDAYS (Morris Park NYPL) Online: 12:00 pm. MARCH 6 – MAY 22 (6 sessions)
WEDNESDAYS (14th Street Y) Online: 7:00 pm. FEB 24 – MAY 12 (10 sessions)
Learn more about our INSTRUCTORS … Here
To Register for Wednesdays – Writing & Reading War Stories (Dewaine Farria & Jessica DuLong) – Click HERE
To Register for Saturdays with The Craft of War Writing (Jeremy Warneke) – Click HERE
We are grateful for our fantastic community partners, both centers of community engagement, the 14th Street Y, serving Manhattan’s East Village for many years, and the Morris Park Library, part of our wonderful NYC (NYPL) public library system. Both locations have had closures and adjustments, beginning March 2020, due to Covid-19 safety precautions. Voices From War moved our programming to a remote (video conferencing) format on March 11th, 2020, using the “Zoom” platform.
While we love and miss our in-person community — we also want to report our successful online community gathering and ongoing engagement with our participants, their writing, literary discussion, and shared conversations! Having a way to continue community engagement–though remote for the time being–is all the more important as we all face necessary measures for social distancing. Twice a week Voices From War continues to be socially connected “live” in real time through our virtual classrooms.
We look forward to meeting you (or seeing you back) and sharing discussions in our online classrooms.
Please register via our usual Registration links – Winter-SPRING 2021:
14Y REGISTRATION LINK (Wednesdays, 7pm, Classes): https://forms.gle/ndNexfLREpQ9SSff7
NYPL Bronx REGISTRATION LINK (Saturdays, 12:00 pm, Classes): https://forms.gle/KvLje3MhV3okkjr59
And of course, feel free to reach out with any questions: email@example.com
Wishing everyone well wishes and health as we find new ways to be creative and connected together.
** Scroll down for our Collaboration in the BRONX. SPRING 2021 starts MARCH 6 – 11th season! **
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NYC (Manhattan) REGISTRATION OPEN – Season 16 (Dates Below)
SEASON 16 Workshops Start FEBRUARY 24, 2021
Writing & Reading War Stories
JOIN us for our Winter OPEN HOUSE
SUNDAY, FEB 7th, 5:00 – 6:00 pm
RSVP for Zoom link
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BRONX (SPRING 2021) REGISTRATION is OPEN
REGISTER NOW for the New Season of The CRAFT of WAR WRITING in the BRONX
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NYC (Manhattan) REGISTRATION – Season 16
Writing & Reading War Stories
NYC (Manhattan): REGISTRATION OPEN
SPRING (Manhattan) 2021 DATES:
FEB: 24 ▪ MARCH: 3, 10, 17, & 24 ▪ APRIL: 7, 14, & 21 ▪ MAY: 5 & 12 ▪ WEDNESDAY, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. ▪
(No class on WED., MARCH 31 & APRIL 28.)
INSTRUCTORS: Dewaine Farria & Jessica DuLong
DIRECTOR: Kara Krauze
VOICES FROM WAR’S Writing & Reading War Stories is made possible in part with public funds from Creative Learning, supported by the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council and administered by Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. LMCC.net Lower Manhattan Cultural Council empowers artists by providing them with networks, resources, and support, to create vibrant, sustainable communities in Lower Manhattan and beyond. ________________________ This event was funded in part by Poets & Writers through public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs, in partnership with the City Council.
This class is hosted by the 14th Street Y — on Zoom for Winter-SPRING 2021 season.
Thank you to The Rona Jaffe Foundation for ongoing support 2016-2021!
Thank you to Poets & Writers for support for our workshops since 2013!
Thank you to the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council and New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council for support from 2017 to 2020!
Thank you to Amazon Literary Partnership for past grant support from 2017 - 2019!
We hope you can JOIN US for our…
Winter OPEN HOUSE & SOCIAL:
SUNDAY, FEB 7th, 5:00-6:00 pm (via Zoom)
Come meet the instructors and socialize with past participants and new ones!
Spring 2021: WORKSHOP in the BRONX
New Classes START March 6
▪March 6 – May 22 ▪
“The CRAFT of WAR WRITING” with Instructor Jeremy Warneke
A VOICES FROM WAR COLLABORATION"The Craft of War Writing" is offered in collaboration with VOICES FROM WAR, offering writing workshops for veterans since 2013, and with support from the Morris Park NYPL. VOICES FROM WAR and our Bronx programming is supported in part through a grant from The Rona Jaffe Foundation. QUESTIONS? CONTACT: firstname.lastname@example.orgMARCH 6 – MAY 22, 2021 2-hour weekly workshop / 10 SESSIONS via ZOOM (Spring 2021) Morris Park Library 985 Morris Park Ave., Bronx, NY SATURDAYs 12:00 - 2:00 pm Free and open to the public. Prior writing experience not required.
Please register for the BRONX workshop season by clicking above. Any questions, please email: email@example.com
Fall 2020: Thank You to all of our participants and instructors for another wonderful season!
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Writing and Reading War Stories
In this workshop we write our own narratives, while reading excerpted fiction and non-fiction by veterans, military spouses, and select civilians. Each week, we share student work, learning from each others’ strengths and successes, while also discussing ways we can come closer to the stories we want to tell, whether just for ourselves or for a larger audience. The course is team-taught by two writers, a civilian and a veteran.
“If you succeed [in storytelling], you replace the fragments of memory with something that has its own shape and meaning, a separate thing that has value in itself.” - Tracy Kidder & Richard Todd
This is a free workshop for veterans.
Prior writing experience not required.
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