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Unsolicited: MFA Mingle

Writer's Bloq, Inc.

Thursday, May 3, 2012 from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM (EDT)

Unsolicited: MFA Mingle

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Member tickets are reserved for Writer's Bloq members. We do verify RSVPs.
Ended $4.00 $1.09
Early Bird Attendee Ended $10.00 $1.24
Attendee Ended $15.00 $1.37
Press & Media
Press & Media tickets are reserved for invited Press & Media. We do verify RSVPs.
Ended Free $0.00

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 Writer's Bloq is an online, invite-only community for Undergraduate and Graduate writers--the teachers, alumni, and current students of recognized writing programs around the country. We're having our launch event, Unsolicited: An MFA Mingle on May 3!

The event, at Strand Bookstore, is going to be a reading for the top seven writers on the Bloq, as decided by the registered community. By attending Unsolicited, you will hear work by the top new writers in the city, meet and mingle with fresh literary talent, and help bridge the gap between the worlds of online and paper publishing by bringing together people who usually work in solitude.

How will we accomplish this? 

In soon-to-be-traditional Unsolicited fashion: invited readers will be...
the writers of the top rated pieces on Writer's Bloq.   
Why buy tickets?
- To attend a vibrant reading by highly talented writers
- To be automatically entered into a raffle to win a stay at the Library Hotel Manhattan, our wonderful sponsor. (In case you don't know, they have themed literary rooms)!
- To enjoy some delicious drinks of liquid courage at the bar.
- Argo Tea is providing tea tasting for all those who enjoy tea time!
- To mingle with representatives from publishing houses, agencies, literary magazines and institutions!
Don't have tickets yet? Make sure you get yours before you can'tTicket time.

It might be for different reasons, but we all write. We're all writers. So come join us, because writer's block isn't always a bad thing...


Check out our official Unsolicited page!


 And on our wonderful venue...

"At the turn of the last century, there were 48 bookstores located on “Book Row”, stretching between Union Square and Astor Place. Today, the Strand Bookstore is the only one remaining, and for good reason! It’s a wonderful place if you are looking for that rare book, or maybe just a cheap read. They also buy used books which is great when you revamping your library." - NYC Posers

Strand Rare Book Room

Questions? Curiosity kills the cat! 
But you're human (or a really smart and therefore deserving cat), so...

Have questions about Unsolicited: MFA Mingle? Contact Writer's Bloq, Inc.



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