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Upcoming at Creative Nonfiction | September 2018

An open house, writing workshops & submission deadlines more

Truly Funny | Writing Your Story, Humorously

October 13, 2018 10:00 AM

A little humor can enliven nonfiction writing, and true stories can offer support to humor. This workshop with humorist and New Yorker “... more

True Story #20: 6'3" Man with Doritos

Home alone for a month, a married man on the verge of midlife revisits old letters from his first love and wonders why it's so hard to... more

August 2018 | Newsletter

A monthly roundup of updates & announcements on magazine issues, calls for submissions, workshops, classes & more more

Finding Family | Writing the Adoption Experience

August 18, 2018 10:00 AM

A daylong workshop for anyone whose life has been touched by adoption. more

Upcoming at Creative Nonfiction | August 2018

An open house, writing workshops & submission (& internship application) deadlines more

Summer issue of CNF is now available.

A fresh start is here! CNF #67, "Starting Over," explores the idea that we are all—always—works in progress. more

Revision Boot Camp

July 31, 2018 6:30 AM

Writing classes often emphasize the significance of revision to the writing process, but what does that actually mean? In this intensive... more

Writing from the Wound

June 16, 2018 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM

Trauma-based nonfiction is popular in this current moment, but what personal and professional costs are associated with writing about... more

Join us in Pittsburgh this Memorial Day weekend

Make connections that can energize and change your writing life at the 2018 Creative Nonfiction Writers’ Conference (May 24–26) more

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