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Spring 2015 Course Offerings

The Center's non-Credit creative writing courses are offered throughout the year, giving aspiring writers the opportunity to receive critique and encouragement from published authors with extensive teaching experience.


Friday: February 13, 2015

6 - 9 p.m. | Registration $50

MDC Museum of Art + Design, Freedom Tower

The Art of the Memoir: Autobiography into Literature with Bernard Cooper

Tuesdays: February 24 - March 31, 2015

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Registration $125

MDC Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami Dade College

Writing about Work with Roxanna Elden


Thursdays: February 26 - March 19, 2015

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Registration $100

Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami

Exquisite Writing: Poets Write Memoir with Neil de la Flor

Saturdays: February 28 - May 2, 2015

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | Registration $160 for all 10 sessions or $20 each session

Location TBA

10 Creative Writing Labs (a.k.a Get that Project Written!) with Anjanette Delgado


Wednesday – Saturday, May 6-9, 2015
MDC Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami Dade College
Miami Writers Institute: Fall Edition
Three days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more. Registration open February 2015.

*Creative Writing Courses Refunds Policy

For courses that meet more than three times, full refunds will be given to participants who notify the Florida Center for the Literary Arts by e-mail or fax at least THREE BUSINESS DAYS before the first day of class that they wish to cancel. No refunds will be given once class begins. Allow at least two weeks for refunds to be processed. If a course must be canceled for any reason, you will receive a complete refund.

(The Writers Institute has its own refund policy. Please refer to that Web page/brochure for more information.)