CELEBRITY-HOSTED EXCLUSIVE EVENTS

Exclusive access to top authors, comedians and lifestyle celebrities.
Hear their stories, ask questions, and even submit writing for review.

Events sell out fast. VIP Members get early access. All Access Members get unlimited access free.

LIVE SEMINARS

Interact with celebrity hosts and join the conversation.

  • Celebrity host presents content. Topic varies by seminar.

  • Ask questions and voice opinions on seminar topic.

  • Live video conference with up to 100 participants.

LIVE WORKSHOPS

Undivided attention from celebrity host in a small group setting.

  • Receive 4 minutes of undivided mentoring with your celebrity host.

  • Work through a life question or get feedback on your writing. Use your time your way.

  • Live video conference with up to 25 participants.

CELEBRITY HOST

ROXANE GAY


is a New York Times bestselling author. Her work spans books, short stories, television, and film.

Roxane Gay’s writing appears in Best American Mystery Stories 2014Best American Short Stories 2012Best Sex Writing 2012A Public SpaceMcSweeney’sTin HouseOxford AmericanAmerican Short FictionVirginia Quarterly Review, and many others. She is a contributing opinion writer for the New York Times. She is the author of the books AyitiAn Untamed State, the New York Times bestselling Bad Feminist, the nationally bestselling Difficult Women and the New York Times bestselling Hunger. She is also the author of World of Wakanda for Marvel. She has several books forthcoming and is also at work on television and film projects.

FREE ACCESS TO ALL SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
WITH ALL ACCESS MEMBERSHIP

CELEBRITY HOST

RACHEL CARGLE


is an Akron, Ohio born public academic, writer and philanthropic innovator. Her upcoming book with The Dial Press, Penguin Random House, I Don’t Want Your Love and Light, examines the intersection of race, feminism, and womanhood and how we are in relationship with ourselves and one another. Rachel is the Founder and President of The Loveland Foundation, Inc., her non-profit offering free therapy to Black women and girls. Rachel recently launched The Great Unlearn, a self-paced, self-priced community utilizing Rachel’s monthly curated social syllabi. As a gift to her younger self, Rachel created Elizabeth’s Bookshop & Writing Centre, currently an online independent bookstore and innovative literacy center designed to amplify and celebrate and honor the work of writers who are often excluded from traditional cultural, social and academic canons.

FREE ACCESS TO ALL SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
WITH ALL ACCESS MEMBERSHIP

Video link will be sent via email prior to seminars and workshops. For full details, see FAQs.

CELEBRITY HOST

POROCHISTA KHAKPOUR


is a critically acclaimed author. Her debut novel, Sons and Other Flammable Objects, was a New York Times Editor’s Choice, one of the Chicago Tribune’s Fall’s Best, and the 2007 California Book Award winner in the “First Fiction” category. Her second novel, The Last Illusion, was a 2014 "Best Book of the Year" according to NPR, Kirkus, Buzzfeed, Popmatters, Electric Literature, and many more. Her third book, Sick: A Memoir, was a Best Book of 2018 according to Time MagazineReal Simple, Entropy, Mental Floss, Bitch Media, Autostraddle, The Paris Reivew, LitHub, and more. Among her many fellowships is a National Endowment for the Arts award. Her nonfiction has appeared in many sections of The New York Times, the Los Angeles TimesElleSlateSalon, and Bookforum, among many others. Her most recent book is a collection of those essays, Brown Album (Vintage, May 2020). She has taught creative writing and literature at Johns Hopkins, Wesleyan, Columbia, Bucknell, Bard, Sarah Lawrence College, and many other universities around the country. She lives in New York City.

FREE ACCESS TO ALL SEMINARS AND WORKSHOPS
WITH ALL ACCESS MEMBERSHIP

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