The 2017 Manhattanville College Summer Writers’ Week was held from June 19 to June 23 at Manhattanville College in Purchase, New York, 30 miles north of New York City. The conference featured workshops in poetry, fiction, and creative nonfiction, as well as panels and readings. The faculty included poet Melissa Tuckey; fiction writer Mitchell Jackson; and nonfiction writer Michael N. McGregor. Featured speakers included fiction writer Joseph O'Neill (keynote), and fiction and nonfiction writer Rivka Galchen. Tuition was $750. On-campus housing was available for $45 per night. Workshops were limited to 15 participants each; registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for more information.
Manhattanville College Summer Writers' Week, 2900 Purchase Street, Purchase, NY 10577. (914) 323-5239.