Manhattan Misanthrope writes in:
I am planning to take writing workshops this summer and fall to build a
writing portfolio from basically scratch, since my undergrad work was in
several different genres and my recent work needs work. Is there anything I
should look for in a workshop, or will any workshop at any institution be
A great question. I'll address it eventually here, but until then, let's ask everyone else: What should one look for in a good workshop? And just as importantly: How can a person measure this before he/she has taken the class?