Goat Hill produces a wide range of literary events in and around Rhode Island, and offers writing workshops, seminars, and one-on-one mentoring and editorial services.

A sample of our recent events:

  • Food Stars” with Ruth Reichl and Michael Ruhlman

  • Thrillers” with Laura Lippman and Alison Gaylin

  • The Art of the Memoir” with Dani Shapiro and Andre Dubus III

  • Editor and Author” with Jill Bialosky and Akhil Sharma,

  • Agent Speed-Dating

  • Workshop-Palooza!

A sample of our recent seminars:

  • From Story to Plot

  • The Art of Writing Dialogue

  • Flash Fiction and Essat

  • Beginnings

  • Character Building

  • The Narrative Engine

Goat Hill is committed to supporting writers and readers of all ages and creating a vibrant literary scene through innovative programming and community involvement.  Goat Hill is proud to partner with School One on Write Rhode Island! a state-wide writing competition for students in grades 8 – 12, now in its fifth season.  Write Rhode Island! gives free writing workshops to students across the state, and produces an anthology of the winning stories.

Please visit our website for more information on Goat Hill and Write Rhode Island!