A weekend writer's retreat designed to educate and inspire young writers. This workshop will jump start your creativity and provide a dynamic, rigorous writing experience. Try your hand at writing prose, poetry, and nonfiction in a series of engaging exercises. Look for inspiration in new and exciting places while also finding ways of bringing your unique life experiences to the page. The weekend will include a field trip to an art museum and multiple opportunities for group workshopping. By reading and discussing exemplary poems, short stories, and essays, you will sharpen your eyes and ears while offering and receiving feedback from fellow writers. Craft original pieces, learn about drafting and revision techniques, and equip yourself with the tools to become a better, more dedicated writer.?
April 13 and 14, 2019
$425 ($395 - Registered on or before March 18, 2019)
(includes housing, food, and academic activities)
$375 ($345 - Registered on or before March 18, 2019)
(Day student - includes food and academic activities)