Thurber House offers a four-week residency in September and October to a nonfiction writer (including creative nonfiction) in the boyhood home of James Thurber in Columbus, Ohio. Writers who have published a book within the past three years or have a book under contract are eligible. The resident is provided with lodging in a two-bedroom apartment and a $4,000 stipend. The resident must in at least three community outreach events, such as readings or speaking at writing classes held by Thurber House by May 1, 2012. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.
Thurber House John E. Nance Writer-in-Residence Program, 77 Jefferson Avenue, Columbus, OH 43215. (614) 464-1032.