You’re cordially invited to the Amherst Writers & Artists 92Y Event Writing As A Spiritual Practice.
Honoring AWA founder Pat Schneider and the Amherst Writers & Artists method, featuring Sapphire,
and thanks to Event Director Valerie Ann Leff, it’s a writing event not to be missed!
12:30pm – 9:30pm (All Day event)
7:30pm – 9:30pm (Evening event)
Place: 92nd Street Y
1395 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10128
$145. (All Day Event) REGISTER HERE
$29. (Evening Event) REGISTER HERE
Workshops lead by: Lynne Connor of Lost Lit, Aaron Zimmerman of NY Writers Coalition, Bisi Ideraabdullah
of Women of Color Writers Workshop, Maureen Buchanan Jones of Writing at Full Tilt, Susan Turk and
Film screening: Award-winning documentary, Tell Me Something I Can’t Forget, with Pat Schneider
Panel: Writing in prisons, homeless shelters and hospitals, featuring Pat Schneider, Aaron Zimmerman, Bisi Ideraabdullah and Karen Buchinsky, moderated by Valerie Ann Leff.
Evening event: With a special introduction by Sapphire, Pat Schneider will read and discuss her latest book,
Writing as a Spiritual Practice: How the Light Gets In. Book signing and reception to follow.