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Saturday, April 18 • TBA
The Art of Pitching Editors

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Most nonfiction pieces, whether in magazines or online, begin life as pitches--an email sent from a writer to an editor. In this workshop, we will walk you through how to come up with arresting pitches for everything from book reviews to essays to feature pieces. We'll walk through the anatomy of an effective pitch letter, as well as editor etiquette. We'll also talk about the delicate question of money.

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avatar for Hannah Grieco

Hannah Grieco

Hannah Grieco is a writer, editor, and advocate in Arlington, VA. Her work can be found in numerous national publications, such as The Washington Post, Huffington Post, Baltimore Sun, and The Rumpus, as well as a variety of literary journals. She is the founder and organizer of the... Read More →
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Samuel Ashworth

Samuel Ashworth is a novelist, journalist, and teacher. He is a regular contributor to the Washington Post Magazine and Eater.com, and his fiction, essays, and criticism have appeared in Longreads, Hazlitt, Barrelhouse, Catapult, the Times Literary Supplement, and others. He wrote... Read More →


Saturday April 18, 2020 TBA