for something fun to do in New York City within the next few weeks? Check these noteworthy upcoming literary events and writing workshops in the area. Genre : , Fiction, Creative Workshop Date : July 4, Time : 12:30pm to 2:00pm Location : Prismatic Park at Madison Square Park, New York, NY 10010 This writing workshop event is free and open to the public, but it is requested that you register in advance here . Emily Skillings will host the event. She is the author of two chapbooks, Backchannel and Linnaeus: The 26 Sexual Practices of Plants . She lives in Brooklyn and is a member of the Belladonna Collaborative which focuses on feminist poetry. Skillings is also an MFA candidate and teaching fellow at Columbia University. Genre : Poetry, Fiction, Creative Workshop Date: July 5, 2017 Time : 6:30pm to 8:00pm Location : Prismatic Park at Madison Square Park, New York, NY 10010 This writing workshop is free and open to the public, but it is requested that all attendees register in advance here . Through a process of walking and talking exercises, this writing workshop focuses on the of writing […]