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Courtesy of William E. Ketchum III.

Youth Writing Series: Arts and Entertainment Journalism — Virtual Writing Workshop with William E. Ketchum III


Free Event

Are you a teen who wants to learn more about writing and publishing your work? Join us for a two-part interactive writing series with William E. Ketchum III, a multimedia journalist from New York who covers music, TV & film, pop culture, race, and social justice. His work has appeared in a wide variety of publications including Ebony, Vibe, The Guardian, GQ, and Entertainment Weekly.

Join us for both workshops or just one. Sessions will be conducted via Zoom. We hope to see you there!

The Zoom link to join the event will be provided via a confirmation email. If you do not receive a link in your confirmation email, please call Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh's Membership Department at 412.622.3314.

Part I - Wednesday, December 7

6–7 p.m., ZOOM

In Part I, William E. Ketchum III will discuss his career in arts and entertainment journalism, cover helpful writing tips, and answer questions about writing and publication. Participants will leave with a writing prompt for the second session.

Part II - Wednesday, December 14

6–7 p.m., ZOOM

For Part II, bring your drafts, projects, and ideas to ask questions and get feedback from William E. Ketchum III on your work. Discuss the writing process and learn how to take your work to the next level.


Teen Membership is sponsored by First National Bank and generously supported by the Robert and Mary Weisbrod Foundation.