Fiction Workshop with Chia-Chia Lin: May 16th, 2020
Submission deadline: March 23rd, 2020
About this workshop:
This six-hour Fiction course taught by Chia-Chia Lin will focus on personalized critique and craft discussion from the instructor, as well as traditional workshop-style group discussion. The Workshop will conclude with wine and a round table discussion with the Editors of ZYZZYVA about the publishing industry, what to expect when working with editors, how to make the right impression with your submission, and more.
Chia-Chia Lin is the author of The Unpassing (FSG 2019). She graduated with an MFA in Fiction from the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, where she received the Henfield Prize. Her short stories and essays have appeared in The Paris Review, NewYorker.com, The New York Times, ZYZZYVA, and more. She currently lives in Northern California.
Submission Guidelines: Please submit a fiction manuscript (short story, flash, or novel excerpt) of no more than 2,500 words (roughly 10 pages double-spaced). Make sure it is a manuscript you wish to discuss in the Workshop itself.
The non-refundable application fee is $20. Accepted applicants will be informed by April 3rd. If accepted, the fee to attend is $280. (Snacks, coffee and wine are included; lunch is not.)