Young Adult Fiction Workshop
Young Adult and Middle-Grade Fiction
Learn how to write young adult and middle-grade fiction.
During this six-week workshop, you will learn how to construct a clear plot, choose appropriate narrative point-of-view, craft realistic teen/pre-teen dialogue, create unique and relatable characters, and how to write an attention-grabbing opening to a YA/MG short story or novel. By the end of the course, you will have completed an original short story or the first two chapters of a novel.
Instructor: Juliana Goodman received her B.A. in English Literature from Western Illinois University and her MFA in Fiction Writing from Indiana. She has received several awards and scholarships for her writing and was a 2014 Jack Kent Cooke Graduate Arts Award Finalist. Her work has been published in Sigma Tau Delta's Rectangle, Blackberry: a Magazine and Fiyah Literary Magazine.