Teen Creative Writing Mini-Residency: July 16-18
For aspiring young authors who want a taste of professional writers’ workshops, or to prepare for the experience of college-level creative writing courses.
Date: Monday – Wednesday, July 16-18
Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Best for: Rising HS Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
Goals: Get experience reading your creative work aloud to peers in a workshop environment and get feedback from a professional author. Learn to give and receive constructive creative feedback, and explore the benefits of critique. Each student will have the opportunity to develop one piece of short fiction, creative non-fiction and poetry. We will also discuss the publishing process, careers in writing, and next steps toward your writing goals.
Students should plan to work on writing their pieces between sessions.
- 5-10 pages of fiction (first day — short story or beginning of a novel/novella)
- Laptop or paper for writing
- Bottle of water, snack if desired
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