The Joy of Personal Writing

Our nonfiction writing course “The Joy of Personal Writing” is in its 15th year at Ethical NYC. The classes are designed to help you get focused on writing, find writing impulses and master basic and more complex writing skills.Workshop members are a mix of returning writers and new participants who want to give personal writing a try.
Instructor: Elaine Berman Gurney

Ethical Outlook Literary Issue - A compilation of writings from students and an introduction by Instructor Elaine Berman Gurney.

Visit the Workshop Writers' Space to read pieces by past and present workshop writers.

Please contact Maggie Determann at or 212 874-5210x113 for for class and registration information.

2017 Fall Session
9 weeks, 2 separate sessions:
Tuesdays (begins October 10), 12:30-2:30pm
Thursdays (begins October 12), 6:30-8:30pm
Class fees:
Ethical members $150
Non-members $250
Advance registration is required for the entire term.