The Renaissance House Residency Program will offer an activist writers festival from September 17 to September 19 for poets, fiction writers, and nonfiction writers in Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. Participation in the festival may be limited to 20 writers to ensure adherence with public health guidelines. The festival features workshops, musical performances, and time to write. Participating writers include nonfiction writers Carolyn Brown, Linda Burnham, and Jessica B. Harris, and activist Caroline Hunter. The cost of the festival is $195 and includes a continental breakfast. Lodging is available at hotels and inns in the area. Submit an application with a work sample of any length by July 12. E-mail Abigail McGrath for more information.
Renaissance House Activist Writers Festival, Helene Johnson and Dorothy West Foundation for Artists in Need, 484 West 43rd Street, Suite 37E, New York, NY 10036. (917) 747-0367. Abigail McGrath, Contact.