Fall 2013 Continuing Education Catalog
Educational, career, and personal development opportunities designed to address the needs of the South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan communities.
Partnerships The Bronx Council on the Arts’ Creative Learning Academy AT HOSTOS COMMUNITY COLLEGE The Bronx Council on the Arts celebrates 50 years of nurturing the development of a diverse array of artists and arts organizations, and building strong cultural connections in and around the Bronx. Visit www.bronxarts.org for more information about: • • • • • • Grants for artists and cultural organizations Exhibitions and events at the Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos The First Wednesdays Bronx Culture Trolley Workshops and events at the Bronx Writers Center Joining BCA and enjoying great perks and privileges Learn about the free BxCulturalCard, your pass to Bronx arts and culture, at bxculturalcard.org The Creative Learning Academy Academy is an affordable and accessible way to develop skills and to explore your interest in the arts. Taught by BRIO award-winning artists, these workshops will nourish your creative voice. Beginners are always welcome. Register now, space is very limited. For more information, please send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org The Bronx Council on the Arts’ Creative Learning Academy Open House Free Reading and Reception Tuesday, September 24, 6:00-8:00pm, at Hostos Community College Please call 718-518-6656 to reserve your space! The Bronx Writers Center Guide to Publishing Your Book Are you ready to work on that book you’ve been thinking about? Wondering whether you should e-pub or go the traditional route? How will your work find its readers? Learn what you need to navigate the new world where every writer is a publisher. This is highly recommended for writers with a complete manuscript. Saturday 11:00am to 3:00pm 10/5/13 CE4030–FO1 4 hrs. 1 session $99 Permission to Write a Novel Work on developing your story and creating fresh, rounded characters, solid plot, evocative settings and realistic dialogue. Contemporary published work will be discussed and student writing will be read in a workshop setting. Saturday 11:00am to 1:00pm 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9/13 CE4031–FO1 8 hrs. 4 sessions $150 Permission to Write a Screenplay Do you have a movie in your head? Do you dream in dialogue and close-ups? Join a small group of writers intent on making that dream real. Work on all elements and all genres of screenwriting with an experienced and understanding instructor. Saturday 11:00am to 1:00pm 11/16, 11/23, 12/7, 12/14/13 CE4032–FO1 8 hrs. 4 sessions $150 718-518-6656 c e d u @ h o s t o s . c u n y. e d u w w w. h o s t o s . c u n y. e d u / c o n t e d u 7