Juniper Summer Writing Institute & Institute for Young Writers

Amherst, Massachusetts, United States


Details
Jun 22 - Jun 28, 2014

Conference

APPLICATION DEADLINE:March 15, 2014
TUITION / COST:$1,250
SCHOLARSHIP:Available

PHONE: 413-545-5503
EMAIL: juniperinstitute@hfa.umass.edu
WEBSITE: http://www.umass.edu/juniperinstitute

The University of Massachusetts MFA Program, one of the nation's oldest and finest creative writing programs, presents the Juniper Summer Writing Institute: a week of intensive writing workshops, craft sessions, Q&As, readings, and manuscript consultation in the beautiful Pioneer Valley.

POETRY, FICTION & CREATIVE NON-FICTION / MEMOIR: The University of Massachusetts MFA Program, one of the nation's oldest and finest creative writing programs, presents the Juniper Summer Writing Institute: a week of intensive writing workshops, craft sessions, Q&As, readings, and manuscript consultation in the beautiful Pioneer Valley. General admission applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Scholarship applications must be postmarked by March 15. Workshops fill quickly; early application is recommended.

YOUNG WRITERS: Announcing the 9th annual Juniper Institute for Young Writers, an intensive writing program for high-school students that runs concurrently with the adult program. Scholarships available. See website for details.


Faculty

Featured Writers Include:

James Tate, Joy Williams, Dara Wier, Ron Hansen, Peter Gizzi, Noy Holland, Mary Caponegro, Evie Shockley, Sabina Murray, Timothy Donnelly, Paul Lisicky, Dorothea Lasky, Leni Zumas, Thomas Sayers Ellis, Arisa White, Leigh Newman


Genres

Poetry, Fiction, Creative nonfiction


Location

458 Bartlett Hall
University of Massachusetts
Amherst
Massachusetts, United States
01003



Juniper Summer Writing Institute & Institute for Young Writers