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A workshop for anyone who wants to write funny.
Read, listen to and watch comedic samples from well-known and lesser-known humorists and complete weekly writing assignments. Students already working on projects are welcome to develop them here.
Class meets Wednesdays: October 14, 21, 28, November 4, 11 and 18.
Programs taking place online:An access link will be emailed to you after purchase.
Programs taking place in our NYC facilities:Please read our safety guidelines before visiting our building.
Programs taking place online and in our NYC facilities:Please select which experience you wish to participate in when registering. Online participants will be emailed an access link after purchase. In-person participants should read our safety guidelines before attending the program.
Patricia Marx is a staff writer at The New Yorker. She is a former writer for Saturday Night Live and Rugrats, as well as the author of Starting from Happy, Let’s Be Less Stupid: An Attempt to Maintain My Mental Faculties and Why Don’t You Write My Eulogy Now So I Can Correct It?: A Mother’s Suggestions, which was illustrated by Roz Chast.
Humor Writing with Patricia Marx
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