Course Catalog

Saturday Morning Fiction Workshop (Ballard)

This roundtable workshop is designed to help short-story writers and novelists of all levels develop their fiction through in-class discussions of their own work. Each week, students will read and prepare comments on the student manuscripts up for discussion. The instructor will provide relevant exercises, lessons, and readings related to class discussions. Students will receive feedback on at least one of their pieces (twenty pages or fewer). We’ll examine the work of writers such as Alice Munro, Franz Kafka, Lorrie Moore, and Roxane Gay.

This class will meet at Ballard Homestead (6541 Jones Ave NW Seattle,WA 98117)

Due to COVID-19, all classes will take place online-either through Zoom or through Wet Ink, our asynchronous learning platform-through Spring quarter 2021.

All times are listed in Pacific Time.

Instructor: Ross McMeekin

Class Type: 8 Sessions

Start Date: 04/25/2015

End Date: 06/13/2015

Days of the Week: Saturday

Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM PDT

Minimum Class Size: 5

Maximum Class Size: 15

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Ross McMeekin

Ross McMeekin’s fiction has appeared or will appear in Shenandoah, Redivider, PANK, Tin House, and 826 Seattle's yearly anthology. He received an MFA in Writing from Vermont College of Fine Arts and was a Made at Hugo House Fellow. He is the founding editor of the literary journal Spartan.

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