The Writers Room is New York City’s first shared work space for emerging and established writers of all genres. Founded in 1978 by writers for writers, in this professional workspace creativity flourishes in an atmosphere of mutual support.
Writers really produce here. In 2014, members published thirteen fiction and non-fiction books in addition to major works in magazines and journals. The Writers Room welcomed playwrights from PoNY (Playwrights of New York) in 2014 and numerous screenwriters for film and television joined The Writers Room to work on projects. Members have written more than 1,000 books since the doors of The Writers Room opened in 1978.