Thriving as a Writer of Color

WRITING 764.2E

Hear firsthand how writers of color have thrived in their careers in this panel discussion with audience Q&A.

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What you can learn.

  • Hear from contemporary writers about how to navigate today's publishing industry as a person of color
  • Identify outlets that are interested in publishing work by voices of color
  • Participate in a Q&A with professional writers to get information related to your own exprience and goals
  • Learn how to find readership outside of your own culture and community

About this course:

Join the UCLA Extension Writers’ Program for conversations on navigating the publishing industry as a writer of color. Featured panelists discuss the cultural specific challenges and successes that they have faced as they moved through their careers. The discussion includes publishing opportunities for writers of color as well as where to find and discover new readership outside of your own culture and community. A Q & A session is held after the presentations, and students have the opportunity to share concerns and experiences. The discussion is moderated by Sehba Sarwar & Wally Rudolph, both current instructors at UCLA Extension.

Winter 2022 Schedule

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Thursday 4:00PM - 6:30PM PT
Future Offering (Opens January 27, 2022 12:00:00 AM)
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Location: UCLA X Open
Notes

Enrollment opens two weeks prior to the event. Enrollment limited. Internet access required. 

This course is held via video teleconference. Instructors use Zoom to offer live class meetings at the designated class meeting time. Students must be present at the course meeting time as each student’s final grade may include scores for participation.
Please inform your instructor if you will miss a class meeting. You are responsible for any class information you missed. We suggest you arrange with a fellow classmate to share their notes when feasible.

Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
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Thu Feb 10, 2022
4:00PM PT - 6:30PM PT
UCLA X Open

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