At Girls Write Now, we break down the barriers of gender, race, age and poverty to mentor the next generation of writers and leaders. Together, our community channels the power of our voices and stories to shape culture, impact industries and inspire change.
SHINE THE LIGHT OF TRUTH: A JOURNALISM COLLECTION
Have you ever chosen to sacrifice sleep to binge-watch something on Netflix? You might…
No other animal seems more threatened by climate change than polar bears. Will these…
Fast fashion has become a staple of the fashion industry, but at a closer…
A look into 2020 through the diverse eyes of interviewees from New York City.…
Social media is revolutionizing the way we receive information, from beauty hacks to geopolitical…
The article centers on five high school students in the US who are pursuing…
Let’s Create Together
We are a diverse, multi-generational, passionate community of writers, creatives, leaders, artists and activists who all share a love of stories. Our programs are interwoven with wellness- and activist-minded curricula and offer endless opportunities for friendship, networking and professional development support.
December 11 – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ET
Art too often is the first thing that’s cut when budgets are tight. Stories, ideas, and perspectives are treated as a privilege, rather than a necessary part of life. As New York City’s libraries are forced to close their doors due to budget cuts, join us for a timely discussion about accessibility of stories for…
December 12 – 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm ET
In December’s NextGen Philanthropy Studio, we’ll have philanthropist guests from within our community come speak with us and further expand on re-imagining philanthropy. There will be video clips, music, and an opportunity for us to collectively brainstorm what giving might look like.
December 13 – 4:15 pm – 6:00 pm ET
Technology & Writing: A Networking Event for Writers about AI, Cybersecurity, and How Tech Unlocks Your Creativity
Join the leading tech company Kyndryl at the Girls Write Now NYC headquarters to learn about tech, AI, and how to break into the ever-growing field. We will discuss the relationship between writing and AI and what we need to know about cybersecurity to feel safe, and engage in generative writing and networking activities.
December 13 – 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm ET
Take charge of your goals as Girls Write Now teams up with powerhouse Scholastic professionals! Consider this your all-access pass to be part of an intergenerational exchange with inspirational creatives and publishing professionals.
Create Write Now with Women & Gender-expansive Teaching Artists
Learn how to break down simple conversations into dazzling narrative stories with Amistad’s Abby West and Podcast Host Rebecca Carroll.
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Girls Write Now Ambassadors provide girls, women, and gender-expansive writers of all ages with extraordinary opportunities to be heard, to be seen, and to create change across sectors.
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