From Get Out to The Handmaid’s Tale, politically-charged horror is all the rage. But it’s also a double-edged sword: while the writer uses it to process anxieties and sound alarms, most readers don’t enjoy getting clubbed in the head with a ham-fisted message. Using principles of political storytelling, this workshop explores ways to infuse your writing with political themes without preaching to the choir.

This workshop is available to anyone aged 18 or older for a $55 fee.

Unless otherwise stated, all times listed are US Pacific Time.

We offer a limited number of scholarships for each class to Black and Indigenous writers and writers from other marginalized backgrounds on a first come, first served basis. Please email us at with a one-paragraph statement about your scholarship interest and need. Please include the name of the class you would like to apply the scholarship to.

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