Free English Writing MOOCs: Thanks to the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs support, American Spaces and individual patrons can participate in two free MOOCs offered by the prestigious University of Iowa International Writing Program. Power of the Pen: Identities and Social Issues in Fiction and Nonfiction will open on May 15, 2017. Power of the Pen: Identities and Social Issues in Poetry and Plays will open on June 17, 2017. Click on the links for details and sign-up. This information can be posted on American Spaces’ social media.