Workshops, individual conferences with instructors, lecture and panel discussions, writing time, and readings by participants, faculty, and other outstanding contemporary voices.
5 weeks, 5 weekends
Weeklong, two-week, & weekend workshops
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Autobiography/Memoir, Children's, Fiction, Humor, Nature, Non-fiction, Playwriting, Poetry, Science Fiction/Fantasy, Screenwriting, Travel, Young Adult
70 faculty members, including Mary Allen, Kim Brooks, Hope Edelman, Amy Hassinger, Robin Hemley, Ilya Kaminsky, Sabrina Orah Mark, Jacqueline Briggs Martin, Michael Martone, Mark Jude Poirier, Elizabeth Robinson, and Anthony Varallo.
$620 for weeklong workshops includes special events, receptions, and opening and closing dinners. $320 for weekend workshops includes Saturday breakfast. Discounted housing in area hotels.
Iowa City, Iowa
Iowa Summer Writing Festival
250 CEF, The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242
Writing the Rockies
This annual workshop features concurrent tracks in genre fiction, poetry, screenwriting, and publishing, plus keynotes, readings, one-on-one pitch sessions, manuscript critique sessions July 20-25, 2016.