American University of Paris Summer Creative Writing Institute

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Paris, France
Event Date: 
June 30, 2020
Application Deadline: 
June 15, 2020
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The American University of Paris Summer Creative Writing Institute offers workshops to poets, fiction writers, and creative nonfiction writers from June 30 to July 22 on the university’s campus in the seventh arrondissement in Paris. The faculty includes poet Siân Dafydd, fiction writer Amanda Dennis, and creative nonfiction writer Biswamit Dwibedy. The cost of tuition is €1,920 (approximately $2,131) for auditors; the cost of tuition with academic credit is €3,840 (approximately $4,185). Lodging is available in apartments, residence halls, and homestays arranged through the university. Submit a letter of motivation, academic transcripts (or a copy of a tertiary degree for auditors), and online application form with a €50 (approximately $55) application fee by June 15. Visit the website for more information.

Accessibility accommodations include public transportation near the venue, elevators in all multilevel events spaces, and accessible doorways. Contact Andrea Christmas, summer coordinator, at for additional accessibility details or to arrange workshop scheduling in an accessible classroom.

Contact Information

American University of Paris Summer Creative Writing Institute, 5 Boulevard de la Tour-Maubourg, 75007, Paris, France. Andrea Christmas, Summer Coordinator.