Creative writing classes in English in Israel
Israel Writers Studio: a home for creative writers in English. A safe, supportive place to learn the craft, experiment with voice, play with words, meet other like-minded literary citizens, and be part of a writing community. Ongoing classes, one-day workshops and one-on-one mentoring in Raanana, Tel Aviv and online.
Classes and Workshops
What’s Your Story? Creative Writing at The Museum of the Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot
Jennifer Lang will take you on a journey, using the museum’s permanent and temporary collections, to write about roots and religion, family trees and traditions, language and lost communities. Open to all levels and genres.
When: Meets one Monday/month from 17:00 – 19:00, starting November 26
Details and registration here
Israel Writers Studio in Raanana
This group combines writing prompts and workshopping, generating new material and critiquing each other’s work. Each week will include writing exercises, sharing aloud, and discussing craft. Sessions will cover form/structure, characterization, scene, theme, dialogue, imagery. Open to all levels and genres.
Wednesday mornings from 11:00 – 13:00
January 2 and 23
February 6 and 27
March 13 and 27
Just Write! in Tel Aviv
A monthly prompt-based class to generate new material and get you writing on a more regular basis. It will run on Wednesdays from 19:30-21:30. Open to all genres, all levels.
Dates: November 14, December 12, January 16, February 13, March 13, April 10, May 15
Cost: 840nis with a minimum of 6 people
Location : r. Zidon
All Raanana classes are easily accessible from Herzilia, Kfar Saba, Hod Hasharon, Netanya, Tel Aviv, and the Sharon area. Call 054 256 7157 or email to sign up. Pre-registration required. If you cancel less than a week before a workshop/class, you will be refunded only if someone can take your place.