Poets: Allison Adelle Hedge Coke, Kate Gale, Teri Youmans Grimm, Art Homer, Steve Langan, Jim Peterson, Elizabeth Powell, Lee Ann Roripaugh, and William Trowbridge. Fiction writers: Richard Duggin, Amy Hassinger, Patricia Lear, Karen Gettert Shoemaker, Catherine Texier, and Charles Wyatt. Nonfiction writer: Pope Brock.
Scholarships, Writing Prizes
Additionally, Lied Lodge sponsors one new student per residency, providing free lodging.
This program requires students to complete four 16-week at-home semesters and five 10-day conference-style residencies held at Lied Lodge in Nebraska City. Students can pursue tracks in fiction, nonfiction, poetry, or playwriting.
The priority deadline for the winter residency/spring semester is October 1; May 1 for the summer residency/fall semester. General applications are considered on a year-round basis.