Writing Works: Turning Rants & Raves into Op-Eds with Romaissaa Benzizoune
July 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Dream of being published in the New York Times, Slate, Vox, or any other favorite news outlets? Turn your frustrations, viewpoints, and passionate beliefs into an Op-Ed during this workshop led by Girls Write Now mentee alum and recent New York University graduate Romaissaa Benzizoune! Romaissaa’s work has been published by the New York Times, Teen Vogue, Buzzfeed, McSweeney’s, and more. She led a column writing workshop in April 2018 for Girls Write Now mentees, and was an emcee for our 2020 Girls Write Now Graduation Gala.
This workshop is brought to you by Writing Works, Girls Write Now’s workforce development program, matching young women and gender nonconforming youth with professionals across a broad range of industries, including behind-the-scenes experiences with our Agents of Change partners HBO/Warner Media, Comcast/NBCUniversal, Penguin Random House, the Royal Bank of Canada, Fresh, and many more.