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Writers Studio: Home Edition
Join a community of aspiring writers and jumpstart your creativity. Choose from 12 virtual workshops taught by professionals in the fields of feature film, television, fiction, and creative nonfiction writing.
Feb. 18 - 21, 2021
The Writers' Program at UCLA Extension offers the best of both worlds: academic excellence and the real-word experience of accomplished screenwriters.