Fine Arts Work Center In Provincetown

2023 Summer Workshops

Sarah Schulman The Craft and Nuance of Fiction for All Levels July 31 to August 5, 2016 Tuition: $600 Workshop: 9AM-Noon Discipline: Fiction OPEN TO ALL On-site Housing Available

This workshop is a craft-based approach to the writing of fiction designed to accommodate everyone from stark beginners to writers who have published multiple volumes. As the author of novels, nonfiction books, plays, and movies, Sarah Schulman will lead an exploration into the many ways into storytelling and unfolding character. You will focus on grappling with and writing about things that matter to you: formal, social, and emotional.


Sarah Schulman is a novelist, playwright, nonfiction writer, screenwriter, and AIDS historian.  Her 20 books include the novels The Cosmopolitans and Maggie Terry, and the non-fiction works Conflict Is Not Abuse and The Gentrification of the Mind.  and new in 2021, Let the Record Show: A Political History of ACT UP, NY from FSG.