Three 90-minute workshop sessions daily, including imaginative writing activities and discussion of readings. Weekly individual meetings with workshop instructor. Focus is on using various forms of creative writing to develop language and thinking skills.
Group Size or S:T Ratio
Autobiography/Memoir, Fiction, Non-fiction, Poetry
Faculty are practicing writers and teachers with advanced degrees who are Associates of the nationally recognized Bard College Institute for Writing & Thinking.
$2,850, includes housing & meals, all on-campus activities, as well as some off-campus cultural events. Modest financial aid available for those with demonstrated need.
Great Barrington, Massachusetts
Summer Young Writers Workshop, Bard College at Simon's Rock
84 Alford Rd.
Great Barrington, MA 01230
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.