May 18, 2020 |

Oct. 24, 2020

How to Write Funny: A Prose Workshop, Online via Zoom. This interactive workshop will explore the basic elements that make a story (fiction or nonfiction) funny, including juxtaposition, irony, understatement, exaggeration, and voice.

Oct 11-15, 2020

Rebirth Your Writing: a Publishing and Craft Intensive,Online via Zoom.  Dinty joins Brevity social media editor Allison K Williams for five focused days of craft lessons, writing time, social connections with other writers, and seminars on publishing, platform, writing craft and mindful work. 

June 21-27, 2020

The Kenyon Review Writers Workshops, Gambier, Ohio. An intensive and invigorating week in a cozy college town writing, and writing, and writing. Cancelled for 2020, but I’ll be there in 2021.


Dinty is a faculty member for Fairfield University’s Low-Residency MFA in Creative Writing. Fairfield’s MFA cohort gathers twice-per-year for residencies on beautiful Enders Island in Mystic, Connecticut.