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January Writer of Color Sunday Afternoon Workshop

Sun, January 5 from 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
925 SW Washington Street Portland, OR 97205
Instructor: Emilly Prado
For writers of color at all levels

Searching for a space to create new work with fellow writers of color? This two-hour workshop meets once a month on Sundays. Writers can register for one or more sessions. A variety of prompts will be presented as avenues for generating and sharing new work in an informal setting. Open to writers of color at all levels writing in poetry, fiction, or nonfiction. You can also bring your own prompts and questions about the writing process, and explore them with the group.

 

Emilly Prado

Emilly Prado is an award-winning multimedia journalist. A Chicana native of the San Francisco Bay Area, she has been writing and photographing since she was a child though she studied education, social work, and library sciences after high school. Using an intersectional feminist framework, her work typically focuses on stories of marginalized communities in a wide range of topics. Her writing has appeared in nearly two dozen publications such as NPR, The OregonianMarie ClaireBitch Media, the Portland MercuryFeministingRemezcla, and Travel Oregon amongst others.
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