Upcoming Events

 
 
 
 
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RECURRING MONTHLY EVENTS
 
Monthly Open Mic 
Repeats the first Saturday of every month * 2:00 – 4:00 PM
November 4 * December 2
 

ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group.   Muhlenburg Public Library – 209 W 23rd St., 3rd Flr, New York, NY  (Near Seventh Avenue)

 Fully accessible to wheelchairs.  FREE

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Calling All Writers! Advance your career with monthly programs about the business side of writing, from the National Writers Union, NY Chapter.

Repeats the 2nd Wednesday of each month, beginning September 13, 2017.  (October 11 * November 8 * December  13 / January 10, 2018…)

NWU – BUSINESS OF WRITING – MONTHLY PRESENTATION SCHEDULE (3)

Fee: FREE

Program Details: 6 pm light refreshments; 6:30 – 9:00 pm speaker and discussion.

Location: 256 W. 38 St., 12th Floor, NYC (UAW Conference Rooms)

For more information, contact Tim Sheard: sheard2001@gmail.com 

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TBD – William Wordsworth Weekly Course Series
 
NWU Member Peter Pullman is offering a weekly series of ninety-minute lectures on William Wordsworth this fall in or near downtown Brooklyn. Talks will be delivered by a couple of noted professors of romantic poetry. Course projects to ten weeks. Cost is $20 per class. Exact location and dates/times to be determined. Contact: peterpullman@hotmail.com.
 
OCTOBER 2017
 
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October 21 –Hell’s Kitchen Writers Reading Series with NWU Member Barry Stewart Levy

NWU Member Barry Stewart Levy will be reading from his book “European Son: a novella,” in the Hell’s Kitchen Writers Reading Series on Saturday, October 21, at 7:00 P.M.

Manhattan Plaza’s Ellington Room 
400 West 43rd Street, Second Floor.

Books will be available for purchase. Refreshments will be served.

Admission is free.

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November 4 – Monthly Open Mic 

The NWU hosts a monthly Open Mic on the Third Floor of the Muhlenberg Library (209 West 23rd Street, NYC) from 2 PM – 4:30 PM.

ALL writers are welcome to read or just come to listen to inspired words and participate in this uniquely supportive group. 

You’re sure to go home with new contacts and resources to advance your own work. No registration needed to read.

Hosted by NWU NY Steering Committee member Lee Christine Brownlee

Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017

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Muhlenburg Public Library
209 W 23rd St, 3rd Flr, New York, NY
(near Seventh Avenue)
Fully accessible to wheelchairs.
FREE ADMISSION

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November 8, 2017 – Learn Your Rights under the new Freelance Isn’t Free Law 

Felice Segura and Alberto Roldan, NYC Dept. of Consumer Affairs Office of Labor Policy and Standards will give a training session on the city council bill. Learn how the new law, the first of its kind in the US, makes non-payment to freelancers a crime and sets a time limit to pay for work completed. Those found guilty can face having to pay double damages, attorney’s fees, and civil penalties..

Fee: FREE 

Program Details: 6 pm wine and cheese; 6:30 – 9:00 pm speaker and discussion.

Location: 256 W. 38 St., 12th Floor, NYC (UAW Conference Rooms)

For more information, contact Tim Sheard: sheard2001@gmail.com 

NWU – BUSINESS OF WRITING – MONTHLY PRESENTATION SCHEDULE (3)

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November 28 – Damaged Virtues: A play by member Calvin Alexander Ramsey

NWU Member Calvin Alexander Ramsey‘s play “Damaged Virtues” will be on stage this November 28th at the

National Black Theatre of Harlem.

2031-33 Fifth Avenue
Cross Street: 125th Street and 126 Street
New York, NY 10035