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Fall 2014 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.


Tuesdays: 4 weeks - September 9 - September 30, 2014

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

MDC Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami Dade College

Making It Funny: The Art and Science of Humor Writing with Roxana Elden


Wednesdays: 8 weeks - September 10 – October 29, 2014

6:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Registration $170

Miami Dade College, Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami

I Lie the Truth: A Fiction Workshop with Ariel Gonzalez

Two Days: October 4th and 5th, 2014

10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. | Registration $100

Books & Books, 265 Aragon Ave., Coral Gables

Debra Dean - Master Workshop in Character Development


Wednesday – Friday, November 19 - 21, 2014
MDC Wolfson Campus, Downtown Miami Dade College
Miami Writers Institute: Fall Edition
Three days of intensive workshops on fiction, nonfiction, poetry and more. Registration now open.

*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.)