Kenyon Review Writers Workshop

Gambier, OH
Application Deadline: 
Rolling Admissions
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Kenyon Review offers workshops in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, translation, spiritual writing, and hybrid writing from June 10 to June 16 and from July 7 to July 14 at Kenyon College in Gambier, Ohio. A nature writing workshop for poets will be held from June 16 to June 23. The program also features faculty and student readings. The faculty includes poets David Baker, Angie Cruz, Kimiko Hahn, Rodger Kamenetz, Carl Phillips, Brad Richard, Solmaz Sharif, Natalie Shapero, and Afaa M. Weaver; fiction writers Lee K. Abbott, Caitlin Horrocks, E. J. Levy, A. J. Verdelle, and Nancy Zafris; creative nonfiction writers Geeta Kothari, Rebecca McClanahan, and Dinty W. Moore; and translators Katherine M. Hedeen and Elizabeth Lowe. Tuition, which includes lodging and meals, is $2,295; returning participants receive a $250 discount. Submit three to four poems or up to 20 pages of prose (up to three pages of translated poetry or 500 words of translated prose, along with the original text, for the translation workshop), and a résumé. There is no application fee. Admissions are made on a rolling basis. Visit the website for more information.

Contact Information

Kenyon Review Writers Workshop, Finn House, 102 West Wiggin Street, Gambier, OH 43022. (740) 427-5207.