Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop

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Type: 
Conference
Location: 
Online
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The 17th annual Tinker Mountain Writers Workshop was held online from June 13 to June 18. The conference featured manuscript workshops and generative classes in poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and multigenre work, as well as craft seminars, individual conferences with faculty members, readings, and opportunities to socialize. The faculty included poet Thorpe Moeckel, fiction writers Fred G. Leebron and Daniel Mueller, nonfiction writer James McKean, and multi-genre writers Cade Leebron, M. Randal O’Wain, Jon Pineda, and Maxine Swann. Participating publishing professionals included agent Jeff Kleinman (Folio Literary Management) and editor Barbara Jones. The cost of tuition was $640. Scholarships were available; writers submitted a personal statement and a writing sample of up to five pages by March 15. There was no application fee. Registration was first come, first served. Visit the website for an application and complete guidelines.

Contact Information

Tinker Mountain Writers’ Workshop, Hollins University, 7916 Williamson Road, Roanoke, VA 24020. (540) 362-6225. Christine Powell, Contact.