Posted on April 3, 2015
summertime creative writing intensive with New York-based writer Whitney
practice and hone their craft in an encouraging and safe environment. Each
writer will create and polish a work of original prose and help her fellow
writers to do the same. The class will include workshop-style critiques in
which students give and receive feedback – a component of virtually all
creative writing MFA programs across the country – and will end with an evening
reading at which the writers will present their work to the public.
p.m. to 9 p.m. The public reading will be held Saturday, July 18, at 7 p.m. in
Mindport’s fine arts gallery and will be followed by a reception.
could include a first-person essay, a fictional short story, a chapter of a
novel-in-progress, a critical essay, or an experimental work that combines many
notify applicants of placement by Friday, May 15.
deposit is required to hold a place in the class. The remainder is due the
first day of the workshop.
Brooklyn, New York, whose work has appeared in BOMB, The Los Angeles Review of
Books, The Financial Times, The Cambodia Daily, and elsewhere. She is winner of
a Poynter fellowship for journalists and an honorable mention in two Glimmer
Train fiction contests. She holds a BA from The Evergreen State College and an
MFA in creative writing from The New School in New York.