The Joy of Personal Writing

Spring Session
Tuesdays, 12:30-2:30 PM
Classes start on May 9th, 2017
Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 PM
Classes start on May 11th, 2017
Class fees:
NYSEC members $130
Non-members $230
Advance registration is required for the entire eight-week term.
Our nonfiction writing course “The Joy of Personal Writing” is in its fourteenth year at Ethical Culture.There are two separate workshops that meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the year and a five-week summer workshop on Tuesdays. The classes are designed to help you get focused on writing, find writing impulses and master basic and more complex writing skills.Workshop members are a mix of returning writers and new participants who want to give personal writing a try.
Instructor: Elaine Berman Gurney

Ethical Outlook Literary Issue - A compilation of writings from students and an introduction by Instructor Elaine Berman Gurney.

Visit the Workshop Writers' Space to read pieces by past and present workshop writers.

Please contact Maggie Determann at or 212 874-5210x113 for for class and registration information.