Teach for Us
We recruit qualified faculty to teach for 49 Writers. If you are a published writer with teaching experience and a passion for your craft, we want to hear from you! If you have expertise pertaining to other aspects of writing and the writing life, let's talk.

 To read more about the types of instruction we offer, go to the "Our Classes" tab.

Proposing a Course

  • First, review our Instructor's Guidelines (see document below).
  • Next, complete and submit a Course Proposal Form.

Proposal deadlines:

  • Spring season (January—March) | November 15
  • Fall season (October—November) | June 30 -- extended this year until August 8th

Occasionally we will offer a class or two in summer, and proposals are considered on a case-by-case basis. These proposals are due by March 15.  Feel free to contact us for more information.



Julie LeMay

Instructor Julie LeMay taught a class called 
Poetry: The Mysterious and the Obscure
at Fireside books in Palmer in April 2013,
during National Poetry Month.

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