Sunlit Residency

Ithaca, NY, United States
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
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Sunlit Residency offers weekly residencies of one to three weeks and monthly residencies of up to three months year-round to poets, fiction writers, nonfiction writers, and translators at the Sue-Je Lee Gage Residency for Human Rights and Social Justice in Ithaca, New York. The residency provides time and space to write. The faculty includes fiction writer Nick Kowalczyk and translator Annette H. Levine, both of who live on-site and are available to consult with residents by request. Residents are provided with a private bedroom and full kitchen as well as shared studio space. The cost of a weekly residency is $400 per week, and the cost of a monthly residency is $1,000 per month. Mini-residencies are available for up to three days at a nightly rate of $100. To apply, submit four or five pages of poetry or 8 to 10 pages of prose, a personal statement, and a project description. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis; there is no application fee. Visit the website for an application form and complete guidelines.

Contact Information

Sunlit Residency, 232 Valley Road, Ithaca, NY 14850. (607) 229-2683. Annette Levine, Executive Director.