Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Youth Classes at the Loft now Year-Round!

The word just came in from the Loft literary center in Minneapolis that they will now be offering youth classes year-round.

This is an exceptional opportunity for emerging and aspiring youth writers to work with local and nationally acclaimed writers and they're asking people to please pass the word to parents of teens, English teachers, and anyone else about these programs.

Among the upcoming programs of note is:
I Want to Be an Author! A Tour of the Publishing Industry with Jacquelyn Fletcher
Becoming a published author can seem really hard, but the publishing industry is not mysterious once you know what is what. This class for 13-17 year-olds will reveal how to find an agent, what an agent wants to see, what happens after a book is sold, the differences between traditional publishing, self-publishing, and what’s happening online.

Be sure to check it out!

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