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Flash Fiction Writing Workshop

Start off the year with creativity at our flash fiction writing workshop! Authors Chandreyee Lahiri and Malavika Shetty will discuss their own writing journeys, give an introduction to flash fiction (very short stories), and provide a writing prompt. Then everyone will have a chance to write their own piece of flash fiction. Come write with us, whether you’ve been writing for a while or you want to give creative writing a try.

We’re delighted to welcome Chandreyee and Malavika back to the Library. If you attended their writing workshop last year, please note that there will be new material and prompts at this program. And if you’re new to flash fiction, this will be a great place to get started!

Click here to register for this virtual event!

Chandreyee Lahiri is the author of “Dumba Chora,” the 2021 One City One Story all-city read. She earned an honorable mention in the 2020 Boston in 100 Words contest for her piece “Jellies in the Charles.” Learn more about Chandreyee Lahiri’s writing on her website.

Malavika Shetty is a lecturer in the Writing Program at Boston University. She is the author of the picture book The Sweetest Mango and a runner up in the 2021 Kenyon Review Short Fiction Contest. Learn more about Malavika Shetty’s work here.

This event is generously sponsored by the Library Trustees.

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


Virtual - Zoom
361 Washington Street, Brookline, MA 02445, United States


Live closed captioning available on request.

Need aids or accommodations? Email our administration team or give us a call at 617-730-2360 for more information.

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