This class will have students reading and writing micro-fiction. We review micro short stories from fiction anthologies, and read excerpts from Sandra Cisneros, Etgar Keret, and Francis Mateo. We will discuss the elements that make up micro-fiction and discuss why they resonate.
Suggested donation: $10
At the workshop, you will have the opportunity to schedule a revision consultation with JP for a time outside this event.
John Paul “JP” Infante is a Dominican-American teacher and writer who hosts cultural events in New York City. He's taught creative writing at Lehman College of CUNY and holds an MFA in fiction from the New School for General Studies. His fiction, nonfiction and poetry can be found in Kweli Journal, The Poetry Project, Uptown Collective, Dominican Writers, Hip-Not Magazine and Manhattan Times. His writing has won many awards, including the prestigious PEN Faulkner Emergent Writer Award. JP lives in New York City, believes in horoscopes and spends too much time on Instagram. Follow him @infanteJP.