Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop Program

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Provincetown, MA, United States
Event Date: 
June 18, 2023
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
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The Fine Arts Work Center’s (FAWC) annual summer workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction will be held from June 18 to August 19 in Provincetown, Massachusetts. The faculty includes poets Oliver Baez Bendorf, Tina Chang, Chen Chen, Vievee Francis, Kimiko Hahn, Marie Howe, Jessica Jacobs, Gail Mazur, Eileen Myles, Porsha Olayiwola, Matthew Olzmann, Rowan Ricardo Phillips, and Monica Youn; fiction writers Alexander Chee, Andrea Lawlor, Celeste Lecesne, Carmen Maria Machado, Victoria Redel, and Alexandra Teague; and nonfiction writers Garrard Conley, Melissa Febos, Nick Flynn, Paul Lisicky, Seema Reza, Sarah Schulman, Deborah Taffa, and Joan Wickersham. Tuition is $800 for one workshop/week. Housing is available at nearby guesthouses and inns; limited campus housing is available on a first-come, first-served basis for $1,000 for six nights. General registration is first come, first served. Scholarships are available through FAWC’s partnership with a number of organizations, including Cave Canem, Kundiman, Georgia Writers, Lambda Literary, and a handful of colleges and universities. Visit the website for complete guidelines.

Accessibility accommodations include elevators in all multilevel event spaces, accessible parking spaces (to be requested in advance), and accessible pathways and doorways. Contact summer program manager Sara Siegel at for additional accessibility details.

Contact Information

Fine Arts Work Center Summer Workshop Program, 24 Pearl Street, Provincetown, MA 02657. (508) 487-9960.