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posted February 21, 2014
The Penn State Altoona English Program is taking applications for a one-semester teaching residency in poetry and drama/screenwriting. The residency is designed to offer an emerging writer substantial time to write and offers a salary of $10,000 in return for teaching one general education level introduction to creative writing workshop during the Fall 2014 semester (August 25–December 19). The resident writer will also give a public reading, visit other creative writing courses, and work informally with our English majors.
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