Master Classes

The Master Classes at the Shapiro Center teach students how to make literary artifacts, ranging from books to broadcasts. Each class brings a small group of students together for three interactive and collaborative sessions with a world-renowned expert in his or her field. To apply to either the fall or the spring master class, please send an email briefly describing your interest in the class to

The inaugural session will be followed by receptions and readings that are free and open to the public. 

Past Instructors